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Bertil Ole Johan Bjorkqvist

Bertil Ole Johan Bjorkqvist, Finnish mathematics and science education educator. Member council teacher education Department Education, Helsinki, 1984-1986. United States Educational Foundation Fulbright scholar 1977-1978.; Member Mathematics Association American, South Australian Science Teachers Association, Finnish Research Association Mathematics and Science Education, Kappa Delta Pi. Evangel.

Background

  • Bjorkqvist, Bertil Ole Johan was born on September 1, 1946 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Frans Heimer and Viola Erika (Johansson) Bjorkqvist.

  • Education

    • Matriculation examination, Svenska Klassiska Lyceum, 1965. M. Philosophy, Abo Akademi, 1970, Licensiate of Philosophy, 1975. Doctor of Education, Northern Illinois University, 1981.

      Certified high school teacher Finland. Physics assistant Abo Akademi, Finland, 1969-1972, 1975-1976, lecturer, 1976-1977, assistant professor, since 1978. Research worker University Helsinki, Finland, 1972-1974.

      Teacher Nya Svenska Samskolan, Helsinki, 1974-1975. Consultant Soderstroms Public Company, Helsinki, since 1980. Assistant dean faculty education Abo Akademi, Vasa Finland, 1980-1985, dean faculty education, 1986-1987.

    Works

    • Author: Preservice Teacher Education in Elementary Science, 1982.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member council teacher education Department Education, Helsinki, 1984-1986. United States Educational Foundation Fulbright scholar 1977-1978. Member Mathematics Association American, South Australian Science Teachers Association, Finnish Research Association Mathematics and Science Education, Kappa Delta Pi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing; music; bridge.

    Connections

    • Married Eivor Engstrom, July 25, 1970. Children– Gunilla, Lena, Elin, Jenny.
    • father: Frans Heimer Bjorkqvist
    • mother: Viola Erika (Johansson) Bjorkqvist
    • spouse: Eivor Engstrom
    • children: Gunilla Bjorkqvist
    • Lena Bjorkqvist
    • Elin Bjorkqvist
    • Jenny Bjorkqvist
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    Born September 1, 1946
    (age 71)
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