Vancouver Island University's Faculty of Education

Krynowsky, Bernie

Photo of Bernie KrynowskyUniversity Professor

  • Ed.D.., University of British Columbia
  • MEd, University of Saskatchewan
  • BEd, University of Saskatchewan
  • B.S.P.E, University of Saskatchewan

Office: Education
Building 356, Room 254
Phone: 250.753.3245 Ext. 2160)

Bernie has had, and continues to have a variety of experiences as an educator. A few relevant experiences include:

  • teacher in the public school system in Saskatchewan including elementary, middle and senior high school in 3 different schools
  • university sessional instructor at the University of British Columbia for 6 years.
  • co-creator and instructor of “Future Success Programs” – a motivational program for students aged 9-12
  • University/College Professor at Malaspina since 1992.

Bernie’s teacher education experiences have included: First Nations education, science education methods, communications skills, principles of teaching, international education working EFL teachers in Thailand, administration as a year coordinator in the education faculty, and faculty supervisor of practica in 21 different school districts in grades K-11. His research interests include attitudinal studies, teacher effectiveness, and program design/implementation.