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Phil Brown

Bush voicesUncategorized
May 30, 2018

Get Creative: Videos for Change

Do you have a student or students with a flair for digital media? Entries are now open for the esteemed High Resolves Videos of Change Challenge; daring students to use their creative skills for some global goodness! To be involved, pupils from Years 7-12 are challenged to submit a one-minute…
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Bush voicesUncategorized
May 30, 2018

VicSRC Congress: The Year of Student Voice

Time is running out for students to get involved in the 2018 Victorian Student Representative Council Congress, to be held in Melbourne in July. The theme this year is Student Voice, continuing on from last year's initiative, Speak Out, Spark Change! The state congress is an opportunity for student leaders to unite in…
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Bush voices
May 30, 2018

The Chat: Catching up with Rural Ambassador Alumni

  Anna Thomas: Paving Her Own Path to Success At 22-years-old, Anna Thomas says she’s confident she’s embarked on a prosperous career as an Officer in the Royal Australian Army. Stationed at Townsville, in Northern Queensland, her days are spent commanding a squad of 30 men and women – many…
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Bush voices
May 30, 2018

Response to Review into Regional, Rural & Remote Education

Rural and Remote Education: Time to Step Up Victoria’s leading voice for country education has implored state and federal governments to urgently adopt specific measures to improve educational outcomes for rural and remote students. The Country Education Partnership (CEP) said the release of the National Independent Review into Regional, Rural…
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Bush voicesUncategorized
May 30, 2018

Professional Learning at Bastow

The Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership, a branch of the Department of Education and Training, offers leadership professional learning for Victorian primary, secondary and early childhood education professionals. See Bastow for information on the full suite of programs, courses, professional practice and events. Current opportunities that may be of interest…
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Ignite and engage
Bush voices
November 19, 2017

CEPs Great Professional Development Opportunities in 2018

The Country Education Partnership has developed a range of high quality and engaging professional learning opportunities that it will offer during 2018 - so put these dates in your calendars to ensure that you don't miss out on this engaging professional learning opportunities. Workshops with Marie Claire Bretherton  The Country Education…
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Ignite and engage
Bush voices
September 17, 2017

CEP Celebrates 40 Years

A couple of weeks ago the Country Education Partnership celebrated its 40th year of supporting rural and remote communities with educators and rural community members travelling from all over the state to attend this celebration. People who were involved in the establishment of the organisation, along with many who are…
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Bush voices
September 17, 2017

Education Leadership Forum with Steve Munby

The Country Education Partnership is pleased to be working with Steve Munby during October to provide an outstanding education leadership forum for rural and remote principals and aspiring education leaders. So, if you are relatively new in your role as a rural education leader, or you are an education leader…
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Bush voices
September 17, 2017

New Rural Education Leadership Program

The Country Education Partnership is pleased to be working with Catholic Education Sandhurst to provide the inaugural Pipeline Leadership program for rural and regional education leaders during 2018. "Succession planning and leadership ought to be two sides of the same coin. So, why do many organisations manage them as if…
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Bush voicesCurrent projects
August 15, 2017

Engaging Koori Young People in the Agriculture Sciences

Agriculture Victoria and the Koorie Outcomes Unit in the Department of Education and Training (DET) are sponsoring an exciting new program to encourage Koorie students to consider primary industry science careers. A multi-disciplinary team comprising Country Education Partnership, Meridian Agriculture and Atkinson Consulting Group, is delivering the program on behalf…
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