Leah Coles

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...