Archive | May, 2010

Baillieu Myer Rural Education Award

The Country Education Project is pleased that the organisations Patron,  Mr Baillieu Myer has established a Rural Education Leadership Award for outstanding achievement and leadership within Victorian Rural Education. This award, which also comes with a scholarship valued at $ 10,000.00, is in recognition of outstanding leadership within rural Victoria. Principals, teachers, school councilors and Read More

2010 Award Winner _ Gary Schultz

The Country Education Project Inc is pleased to announce the 2010 winner of the Baillieu Myer Rural Education Leadership Scholarship – Mr Gary Schultz from West Wimmera. The scholarship attracted a number of applicants throughout rural Victoria. (more…)

eKids Science

Approximately 120 upper primary school students across 10 rural schools will be involved in an exciting online science learning program. Known as “eKids Science“, this program will include topics such as Human Body; Wind: Forensic Science; Bugs; Living Environments and Electrostatic Energy. (more…)

University Partnerships

Look out rural schools…. Student teachers are about to invade rural clusters on mass to gain a rural teaching experience as part of their final year studies!  With great interest shown by final year University students, a number of teams will be involved in a rural teaching experience during Term III and Term IV. Many Read More


Rural School Council Project

The Country Education Project Inc is currently undertaking an extensive survey of rural school councils throughout Victoria as part of a project supported by DEECD. The links to the survey are listed below: Click here for rural school councillors survey and Click here for rural Principals survey (more…)