2018 Rural Youth Ambassadors Announced

  A team of 20 students has been unveiled as this year’s Rural Youth Ambassador (RYA) cohort — the largest group since the program’s inception. Country Education Partnership CEO Phil Brown said the geographical diversity of this year’s...

A Chat with CEP’s New Chairman

Reflecting on his own school education, Mike Stephens says it was “hardly inspirational”. He dropped-out not long after his fifteenth birthday and never looked back, at least not until he realised the value of education when he “got old ” – his words, not ours. “I...

Aspirations in Manangatang

In his own words, David Griffin has been Principal at Manangatang P-12 , in the Mallee, for “about 14 years”. “Definitely more than 10 but maybe not quite 15 yet, I’d have to check,” he says. But in that time, Mr Griffin says the core...