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Krzysztof Kruszewski

educator , politician

Krzysztof KRUSZEWSKI, Polish educator and politician. Order of Polonia Restituta; Gold Cross of Merit and other decorations. PZPR 1963-1990, Secretary PZPR University Committee, Warsaw 1972-1973; of staff of daily newspaper Rzeczpospolita.

Background

Kruszewski, Krzysztof was born on March 30, 1939 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Wlodzimierz and Simona (Gier) Kruszewski.

Education

Master of Arts, University Warsaw, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Warsaw, 1967. Habilitation, University Warsaw, 1971.

Career

Assistant Professor 1971, Extraordinary Professor since 1979, Didactics Department, Paedagogic Faculty. Worked in Department, of Ideological and Educational Labour of PZPR Central Committee 1974-1977, Secretary PZPR Warsaw Committee 1977-1980. Minister of Education 1980-1981.

Former; President Bull Terrier Club of Poland. Knight’s Cross.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Programed Instruction, 1971 (Ministry of Education award 1972), Information and Change, 1987, To Understand a School, 1987, Teaching in Higher Education, 1988 (President of University award 1974), The Art of Teaching, 1991, Educational Science in a Staff-Room, 2000. Translator 15 educational books from English into Polish. Editor, columnist Rzeczpospolita Daily, Warsaw, 1982, 84.Editor Educational Quarterly, Warsaw, 1983.

Membership

Head of study group Center Committee Polish United Workers Party, 1973-1977. Secretary Warsaw Committee Polish United Workers Party, 1977-1980. Member American Educational Research Association, Polish Educational Association, Poland and the United States Society, Polish and Soviet Friendship Association, Polish Bull-Terrier Club (vice president 1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Breeding bull-terriers.

Connections

Married Anna Morawska, 1960. 1 child, Krzysztof Junior.

father:
Wlodzimierz Kruszewski

mother:
Simona (Gier) Kruszewski

spouse:
Anna Morawska

child:
Krzysztof Junior Kruszewski