Leah Coles

Nominate now for rural education award

Nominate now for rural education award

Country Education Partnership established the Rural Education Awards to showcase the outstanding achievements and practices of education leaders, and educators, in Victorian Rural and Remote Learning Communities across all education sectors. The award has operated for...

Rural Learning Summit set for August

Rural Learning Summit set for August

Country Education Partnership’s (CEP) biennial Rural Learning Summit is planned to be held on Friday, 27th August, with the focus of this years discussion centred onSmall Schools and their Future. While at this stage it is planned that this will be a face to face...

Leadership coaching for principal class

Leadership coaching for principal class

Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership is offering leadership coaching opportunities for executive principals, principals and assistant principals to help them become highly effective school leaders.Leadership coaching offers professional coaching that will...

Supporting schools during COVID-19

Supporting schools during COVID-19

The Royal Children's Hospital is offering free online professional learning to help primary school educators support students’ and their own mental health and wellbeing. The ongoing lockdowns into 2021 have seen primary school students and teachers across Australia...

Workshop resilience with Maggie Farrar

Workshop resilience with Maggie Farrar

Country Education Partnership (CEP) and Victorian Principals Association (VPA) have partnered with international education expert Maggie Farrar to offer a series of workshops for individuals, schools and partnerships.  Click here to register for this workshop This...

Rural youth present education solutions

Rural youth present education solutions

Rural students from across South Australian met with key education decision makers last week to explore key areas impacting on their education.The group of 20 students met with senior personnel from the Department of Education and the Senior Advisor to the Minister...

School brews opportunities

School brews opportunities

Providing students with real life hospitality skills was one of the main drivers behind Horsham Special School establishing an educational café.Led by education support officer Pauline Margetts, The Central provides opportunities for students of the school to learn...

PD for rural principals, business managers

PD for rural principals, business managers

Professional development opportunities aimed at improving school strategic management and creating global citizenship among students is on offer through Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership.     Designed for principals and business managers, the...

Rural schools up for awards

Rural schools up for awards

Rural educators have been acknowledged in the latest list of finalists for the Australian Education Awards for 2021. Fran Waterman, principal of Yarrunga Primary School in Wangaratta, Victoria is one of those recognised. She joins a number of other rural educator and...

Rural students highlight education needs

Rural students highlight education needs

Rural young people from across Australia have identified a number of common themes and key initiatives that they believe would enhance their education experience in country areas, and therefore improve their education outcomes and learning opportunities.Meeting with...

Life membership for rural education advocate

Life membership for rural education advocate

Mark McLay has dedicated his time in school to strengthening rural education opportunities for students and staff. Country Education Partnership deputy chair Mark McLay was recently awarded life membership to the organisation for his decades-long commitment to rural...