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educational consultant

Esko Sakari Laulajainen, Finnish educational consultant. Knighted first class Order of Lion of Finland, 1982; recipient merit award for governmental service, 1987. member of the board environment, Espoo, Finland, 1985-1988, chairman, 1989-1992. First lieutenant Finnish armed forces. Member Finnish Entomological Society, Society Genetics in Finland, Finnish Geographic Society.

Background

Laulajainen, Esko Sakari was born on June 24, 1931 in Rautu, Finland. Son of Heikki and Lempi (Puikkonen) Laulajainen.

Education

Master of Arts, University Turku, 1956.

Career

Secondary school teacher, Savonlinna, Finland, 1956-1957. Chief instructor Normal Secondary School, Jyväskylä, Finland, 1958-1973. University Jyväskylä, 1973-1977.

Inspector in chief Central Board Education, Helsinki, 1977-1978. From planner and inspector in chief to counsellor education Minister Education, 1977-1994. Consultant in field, 1974-1995.

Membership

Member of the board environment, Espoo, Finland, 1985-1988, chairman, 1989-1992. First lieutenant Finnish armed forces. Member Finnish Entomological Society, Society Genetics in Finland, Finnish Geographic Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: ecology, photography, ice hockey.

Connections

Married Kirsti Helle, 1958 (divorced 1973). Children: Lea, Heikki, Antti. Married Leena Mälkönen, September 5, 1974.

1 stepchild, Marko Laitala.

father:
Heikki Laulajainen

mother:
Lempi (Puikkonen) Laulajainen

spouses:
Leena Mälkönen

Kirsti Helle

children:
Lea Laulajainen

Antti Laulajainen

Heikki Laulajainen