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Bertil Ole Johan Bjorkqvist

mathematics and science education educator

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.

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.

Interests

  • Other 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