Speakers

Gabrijela Grujić

Assistant Minister, Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of Serbia

Prof. Dr. Gabrijela Grujić Garić works as an Assistant of Minister for  Dual Education at the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia and as an Associate Professor at the Teacher Education Faculty. She acquired her bachelor degree on Faculty of Music in Belgrade, department of Music Pedagogy and her academic degree “Doctor of Pedagogy” at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Novi Sad. Under the auspices of Suisse Government she successfully finished a training for dual education of the well-known Center KOF Swiss Economic Institute whose director is Dr. Ursula Renold, expert on the dual education in Switzerland. In cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, she is a member of various commissions for the reform of education as: a member of Commission for Continual Specialization and Professional Development of Educators (projects, books and seminars) and a member of Commission for Strategy and Development of School Curriculum for various educational fields. She is a creator of a National model of dual and entrepreneurial education in Serbia. From September, 2016 to September, 2017 she served as an Adviser to the Minister of Education, Science and Technological Development, for the dual education. Through her engagement in various fields – as a woman-entrepreneur, university professor, associate to the Children’s Cultural Centre and initiator of numerous humanitarian, educational and arts programs, she teaches important values to students and children – respect, perseverance, honesty, national awareness and other.