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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 currently involved in rural and Read More

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Rural Learning Summit Outcomes

Approximately 80 participants were involved in this years Rural Learning Summit held in Melbourne on Friday, 25th August in Melbourne. This years Summit brought  people from rural and remote education communities, education sectors, philanthropy, higher education, key stakeholder groups, rural young people and interested rural community members to explore the key theme: “Building Meaningful Partnerships” Read More

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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 within a rural cluster or Read More

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2017 CEP Rural Education Award Winners: the Pyrenees Cluster

Presented by the Victorian Minister for Education, the Hon. James Merlino, winners of the 2017 CEP Rural Education Award were the Pyrenees Cluster of rural schools in North Central Victoria. In recent times, you may have read in ‘Bush Voices’ about some of the collaborative endeavours of the Pyrenees Cluster- their work on clustering as Read More

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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 they had nothing to do Read More

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What’s On?

There are a number of exciting opportunities for rural and remote educators on offer at present that include online resources, professional development opportunities. Below is an overview of these opportunities. Education Leadership Forum:  25th October The Country Education Partnership is pleased to be working with Steve Munby during October to provide an outstanding education leadership forum Read More

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National Science Week: Cluster-wide Science Approach Delivers Results

When taking up principalship at the small school of Natte Yallock in Victoria’s north-central region, Lloyd Kennedy also brought with him a life-long personal interest in science and technology. Co-ordinating an Energy Breakthrough entry at Australia’s largest educational science and technology event seemed a natural choice and with Natte Yallock’s close proximity to the Energy Read More

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2017 CEP Rural Learning Summit

The Annual Rural Learning Summit will bring together people from rural and remote education communities, education sectors, philanthropy, higher education, key stakeholder groups, rural young people and interested rural community members to explore the key theme: “Building Meaningful Partnerships” What is the best partnership approach that ensures that rural and remote communities have access to a Read More

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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 of the project sponsors. The Read More


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