Department of Pedagogy
Kryvyi Rih state pedagogical university

The Department of Pedagogy was created at one time  with the opening of Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical  Institute in 1930. Until 1987 it existed as the Department of Pedagogy and Psychology. Unfortunately, no information about the department of pre-war times was not survived in the archives. O. Yu. ShumeikIMG 7892o was the first  who was appointed at the positin of the head of the Department in 1944. At the same time  he was the director of the Pedagogical Institute. In April 1946  the Department consisted of 3 persons: the head of the Department- O.Yu. Shumeiko, senior  lecturer -  M.A. Riabko, docent- I.S. Zabolotsky.

In the following years the department was headed by:  Elijah Stepanovich Zabolotsky (1947-1949), Methodius Averyanovich Riabko (1949-1955), Olexey Opanasovich Kirichenko (1955-1960), Zoya Volodimirivna Kopets (1960-1965), Vladimir Konstantinovich Kovalyov (1965-1968), Nikolai Olexandrovich Sazonov (1968-1973), Olexandr Volodimirovich Kulish (1973-1975), Volodimir Konstantinovich Buryak (1975-1976, 1980-1983), Lidiya Valentinivna Kondrashova (1983-2010), Natalia Ivanovna Zelenkova (2010-2012).

Since 2012 the department is headed by Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Full  Professor -  Tetyana Oleksiyivna Doronina.

According to the staff division at the beginning of  academic year 2017-2018 the department has 1 doctor of pedagogical sciences, 9 candidates of sciences; 1 professor, 9 docents.

Teachers of the Department of Pedagogy carry out research work in accordance to the general plan of the department. The system of preparation of scientific and pedagogical staff  actively functions  at the department  through postgraduate studies. Since 2016  the department carries out training of specialists at the third educational level in the specialty 011 Educational, Pedagogical sciences (branch of knowledge 01 Education/Pedagogy). The department provides teaching of specialized disciplines "Natural Pedagogy", "Methods of  Educational Work" at six faculties of the University within the framework of educational programs for the preparation of  bachelor's degrees in pedagogical specialties; the course "Modern Educational Technologies and Paradigms" (for masters), training courses that are provided by the curricula of masters’ training at specialization "Pedagogy of Higher School" (specialty 011 Educational, Pedagogical sciences, branch  of  knowledge 01 Education) and applicants of higher education of the doctor of philosophy degree (graduate school).

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