CREE Constanţa develops its own projects and
*The lessons of teachers and educators from
received awards in the National Stage of the competition “Cele mai bune
lecţii de Economie” (‘The best Economics lessons’). They were published in
collective volumes, edited by CREE.
* The inter-county competition
for students “Gândesc
economic, deci câştig!” (‘I think economically, therefore I win’) was
launched in 2005; with its annual editions, the competition increased the
students' motivation to study Economics and allowed for the assessment of their
economic knowledge and skills.
* The inter-county competition for students “Şi eu voi fi întreprinzator!” (‘I
am going to be an entrepreuneur, too!’) initiated in 2007, which is a business
plans competition, designed to allow high school students to apply economic
concepts in designing successful businesses and to develop their entrepreneurial
* Promotion of economic education activities
- Classroom demonstrations to
introduce modern methods of economic education
- Articles in local press and
participation in specialized programmes in local media
- Distribution of economic
education study materials
* Elective courses for students in primary
and secondary school, such as Economic Education and Entrepreneurial Efficiency.
* Development of specialized papers for
Economics students, such as Political Economy and Elements of Entrepreneurship
education, developed and published by Prof. Victor Mihalaşcu.
from primary schools in Constanţa
contributed, under the guidance of their teachers, to create the Calendar of the
Little Economist, published by CREE.
The complex and rich word of
CREE Constanţa was pusblished (together with that of other local centres) in
“Info CREE”, no. 13 of 2007(international edition.)
Throughout its activity Constanţa CREE worked
with and received support from the Local and the County Councils, the County
School Inspectorate, Teachers’ Development Resource Centre (CCD), “Ovidius” High
School, Radio Constanţa, the local media, "Ovidius" University (Faculty of
Economic Sciences), the Association for the Promotion of
for the Young ( ADAPTO ), local businesses (such as Hotel Maria), contributing
members, The Directorate for Youth and Sport Constanta, Europe Direct Constanta,
Millennium Bank, Unicredit Ţiriac Bank, Alpha Bank, AXXA Asigurari, SMEs
substantial contribution was brought by individuals who have diverted to CREE
Constanţa 2% of their annual income tax.
Since 2007, CREE Constanţa has organized the
final phase of the National Competition “Cele mai bune lecţii de Economie” (‘The
Best Economy Lessons’) as part of the international programme
Alumni Project 2006-2007, funded by
the National Council on Economic Education. Since 2003, teachers in
Constanta, who have completed the training programme
organized by CREE, have attended the annual National Competition “Cele mai bune
lectii de Economie”; twelve of the lessons presented received awards .
Systematic participation in national
organized in collaboration with CREE, MECT and NCEE was and is a key objective
of CREE Constanţa. Also, there have been participations in international
seminars and workshops, as trainers.
Based on our experience in national and
international programmes, we organize and develop annually, in partnership with
Constanţa County School Inspectorate and Teachers’ Development Resource Centre
numerous local programmes for teachers and educators. Since 2007, the
Economics and Efficient Entrepreneurship Education Program was accredited by
CNFP (the National Council for Vocational and Professional Training).The
graduates of the courses receive diplomas and certificates with descriptors of
the competences acquired.