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Rusu, Mina Maria
General Inspector
Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports, No.28-30, General Berthelot Street, Sector no. 1, Bucharest
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Curriculum Vitae

General Inspector at Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports having the following responsibilities:

Since 2002

  • Coordination, counselling, assessment and educational management;
  • Counselling and assessment in the undergraduate management in Romanian language and literature, classical languages and new Greek language;
  • Expertise in projects with ESF funds;
  • Curriculum and national evaluation - the project Reference Framework of the National Curriculum;
  • Long time expert in the project Schola Europea (European Baccalaureate, Brussels, Belgium);
  • Curriculum expert, training and evaluation coordinator in the project LCCR (Spain, Italy, Belgium), financed by the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports;
  • CNBSS evaluation expert (bachelor’ degree studies and doctoral studies);
  • Evaluator of Romanian language as a foreign language in the mix committee, higher level in partnership with the University from Alicante, Spain;
  • Technical manager, communication responsible and evaluation coordinator in four POSDRU projects – beneficiary the Ministry  of Education, Research, Youth and Sports;
  • Member in the intersemestrial working groups;
  • Representant of the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports in the relationship with publishing houses, Romanian Academy, foundations and NGOs;
  • Organiser, coordinator of scientific and cultural activities in the field of Romanian language and literature, classical languages and new Greek language;
  • Curriculum coordinating, evaluation and monitoring national exams;
  • Member in the national committees for exams (evaluation, baccalaureate, teacher praxis)
  • Main Publications

    Publications:

    • Competence and Performance, scientific referent, Axa Publishing House, 2002;
    • Romanian Language, Elis Publishing House, Bucharest, 2003;
    • Revision in Romanian Language, schemes, guidance, working themes, Axa Publishing House, 2004;
    • Sacred Poetry, European Institute Publishing House, 2005.

     

    Co-author, coordinator:

    • Mark 10 Works - Romanian language and literature, volumes I-V, Nomina Publishing House, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010;
    • European Openings, Axa Publishing House, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010;
    • Romanian Language, Culture and Civilisationfor the Romanian students who learn in schools in EU countries - approved through the Ministry order, Didactic and Pedagogic Publishing House, Bucharest, 2008;
    • Romanian language, Didactic and Pedagogic Publishing House, Bucharest, 2008;
    • Practical exercises in Romanian Language. Competence and Performance in Communication, 4 volumes, Parallel 45 Publishing House, 2009;
    • Textbook for Initiating in Romanian language and of cultural Orientation Among Foreigners (Scientific referent), Mirton print shop, Timisoara, 2010 (Product accomplished in the project Romanian language – Opportunity for Social and Cultural Integration, financed through the general programme Solidarity and Management of the Migratory Flows, European Social Fund of integration of the third country nationals.

     

    Articles:

    • Curriculum Canonical Approach – From Liberty to Constraint, published in the School Literary Canon,  The House of the Science Book Publishing House, Cluj, 2010;
    • Socio-linguistic Education in the Context of Migration, Romanian Language: Controversies, Delimitation, New Hypothesis, third volume, University Publishing House, Bucharest, 2010;
    • Romanian Language – Space of Cultural Identity, Romanian Language, 2010, Chisineu, Republic of Moldavia;
    • Communication Competence in the Context of Training Key - Competences, European Openings, year V, number 1, Botosani;
    • Communication as Initiation Rite, in Romanian Language, magazine of science and culture, number 10 – 12, year XVII, Chisineu, 2007;
    • Communication Competence in the Context of Training Key – Competences, in European Openings, year V, number 1/2009;
    • About Value and Models, in European Openings, year I, number 1/2006;
    • Sociolinguistic Education in the Context of Migration, in the Pedagogy Magazine, year LVI, number 7-12/2008;
    • Romanian Language- Cultural Identity Environment in Literature and Art, weekly of the Union of the Writers from Republic of Moldavia, Chisineu;
    • The Sacred Power of Word, in Romanian Language, year XVI, number 1-3/2006, Chisineu, Republic of Moldavia;
    • The Sacred of the World Through Poetry (in the interwar literature), in Romanian Language, year XV, number 12/2005, Chisineu, Republic of Moldavia;
    • Attitude Towards the National and Universal Literature in Creating a Personal System of Values, in the volume Literary / Non Literary. Comprehension. Interpretation. Communication, volume which includes works from the National Symposium, 4th edition, Cluj, 2009; 
    • European Education Between Canon and Opening, in the volume Interdisciplinary  Perspectives in Romanian Educational System, specialised studies, National Symposium of Didactic, Axa Publishing House, 2004.

     

    Research & Projects

    • Member of the research team in the project SEDEC (Science Education for Development of European Citizenship) http://old.irrelombardia.it/sedec/ , SOCRATES PROGRAMME: 226699-CP-1-IT- COMENIUS-C21. The project has been developed between 2005 and 2008 in partnership with the Romanian Institute of Educational Science. It was coordinated by IRRE Lombardy – Italy. There were elaborated useful products for the teachers’ training which can be identified in the website http://old.irrelombardia.it/sedec which contains: a presentation of the working instruments http://medialab.sissa.it/sedec/survey/, a presentation of the data base and of interpretation of the results, a base of cultural resources, instruments for distance learning, educational materials which can be used in schools and a catalogue of good practices;  
    • Expert in the project Schola Europaea (European Committee of Linguist Policy, Brussels, Belgium) for creating a curriculum and evaluation tests. The project was coordinated by the Romanian Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sport;
    • Expert in the project of the Intercultural Institute from Timisoara in partnership with the University of West from Timisoara and the Romanian Office for Immigrations, Migrant in Romania. The project was financed through the European Fund for the Integration of the third country nationals. The final product was the Romanian Language and Cultural Orientation Textbook for foreign citizens who want to integrate in the Romanian cultural background;
    • Coordinator of the project Romanian Language, Culture and Civilisation, project financed by the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Education (OMECT 1303/13.06.2007). The ending products were: a textbook and a brochure for the Romanians who live outside the country in the European Union space to learn Romanian;
    • Technical responsible in the ESF, ID 4713, agreement code POSDRU/3/1.3/S/3), Innovative Methods for Developing Students’ Life Abilities (communication component). The final product is a Communication Guide for accomplishing life abilities and for successful social insertion. The guide is in preparation.
    • Evaluation coordinator in the project ESF, ID 3074, INSAM (Digital Instruments of evaluation), contract code POSDRU1./1.1/S/3;
    • Communication Responsible in the project ESF, ID 14478, (A Second Chance), contract code POSDRU 1/1.1/S/6;
    • Coordinator of the National Project European Openings. The applicant was Teachers’ House Botosani and the partner the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sport.