Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

A course by Gabriel Brezoiu, Adelina Dragomir

Trainers

Adelina Dragomir
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Adelina is a youth-worker, project manager, dissemination expert with a formal background in Social Studies and Communication, Behavioural Sciences and Marketing. She is currently the Head of Entrepreneurship & Employability at GEYC. Working as an expert in non-formal education for more than 6yrs, in her trainings she is tackling subjects related to digital education, social activism, entrepreneurship, marketing, public speaking and personal branding. Her interaction with young people all over Europe has provided insights in their educational needs and led to a better knowledge of the proper methods to approach them, an advantage she used while planning methods and curriculums with the partners all over Europe, including Google.org and ISD UK. She was the Romanian project manager of Young Digital Leaders, a European programme developed in partnership with Google.org and ISD that aims to empower young people (12-15 years old) from disadvantaged backgrounds through digital citizenship, critical thinking and media literacy skills equipping them with the skills needed to be safe, powerful and effective online citizens, of the #PlayEurope initiative, contributing to developing the Manual of the Success Stories and the Step by Step Guide on How to Become a Social Entrepreneur. She is the dissemination expert and Romanian project manager of the DIVERSE project, that aims to promote the skills of teachers to manage diversity in the classroom through methods based on storytelling. She is an Alumnus of the European Fellowship on Youth Leadership and a part of the Promoters for European Democracy movement, an initiative aiming to encourage social activism and dedication among young people in Romania.

Gabriel Brezoiu
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Gabriel BREZOIU, Gabriel is a trainer, youth worker, social media expert, and project manager working in the youth field since 2007. With a formal education background in project management and non-formal training in over 15 countries, he is passionate about travelling, meeting people from other cultures, and activating young people in various ways. As a non-formal education trainer in entrepreneurship, Gabriel is specialized in using design thinking, Business Canvas Model, creative expression, and digital tools methodologies to enhance young people and youth workers' entrepreneurial spirit and to support them to transform their ideas into actions. Since 2010 he initiated the GEYC Community, one of the first digital youth work practices at the European level where the community members are connected to various personal and professional opportunities (over 1000 opportunities every year are provided) functioning as a networking hub for young professionals and youth workers. In his role as General Manager of GEYC, Gabriel is supporting and coaching his colleagues in developing their intrapreneurial potential. As the president of PRISMA European Network, he is lobbying towards national and European authorities to create a new support framework for entrepreneurial education and the development of the entrepreneurial eco-system in the European Union and beyond.

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