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Energy Breakthrough Robotics Goes Global!

Energy Breakthrough Robotics Goes Global!

The 2024 Energy Breakthrough has signed an agreement with Sphero Global Challenge to join the International event this year. Teams will have the opportunity to compete not only at Maryborough in November, but the winners can elect to go onto the World Championships in...

RACE Victoria

RACE Victoria

RACE Victoria is a free program delivering an Agri-tech roadshow and Industry-school partnership experience for high school students in Years 7-12. It is targeting students and teachers, to increase their awareness of career opportunities in the local food and fibre...

Positions Open at Catholic Education Sandhurst Limited

Positions Open at Catholic Education Sandhurst Limited

Catholic Education Sandhurst Limited has several exciting job opportunities available for 2024. St Mel's is seeking part-time Physical Education/Sport teachers for 0.2 to 0.6 FTE positions from Tuesdays to Thursdays. Click here to learn more. To apply, please email...

Position Open at Virtual School Victoria (VSV)

Position Open at Virtual School Victoria (VSV)

Grow your skills in this supportive short-term, part-time, fully remote AgHort role! Virtual School Victoria (VSV) – the State’s leading virtual school – is seeking a VCE-qualified Agriculture and Horticulture teacher for a part-time position from 4-28 June 2024. This...

RYA Forum One – 2024

RYA Forum One – 2024

On March 25th we officially welcomed this year's Rural Youth Ambassadors (RYA) for Forum One. This year the group includes 20 schools from all across Victoria.It was a mixture of nerves and excitement as RYA met at Southern Cross station to commence their journey. Day...

West Grampians Network meeting

West Grampians Network meeting

Recently CEP attended the West Grampians Network meeting, to present and work with Principals around clusters and  the benefits of collaboration. It was also a wonderful opportunity to connect with Network chair Chris Walter and see the work their Network is...

Schools Plus partnership

Schools Plus partnership

Australian Schools Plus is a national not-for-profit that believes every child has the right to the same opportunities to thrive in school and beyond. They invest in underserved school communities, with funding and capacity-building support, tailored to address their...

Congratulations to RYA awarded Young Citizen of the Year

Congratulations to RYA awarded Young Citizen of the Year

Recently we were very excited to hear that one of our rural youth ambassadors for 2023 was announced as the Central Goldfields Young Citizen of the Year.Khoa Do is an enthusiastic, impressive young person with a strong social conscience, admirable leadership skills...

Melbourne Graduates make the move to rural

Melbourne Graduates make the move to rural

Story and photos credited to the Wangaratta ChronicleRecent graduate teachers, Anna Hedstrom and Finn Pederson were inspired by their time in CEP’s Teach Rural program to move to Beechworth and teach at Beechworth Secondary College. Ms Hedstrom and Mr Pederson have...

Energy Breakthrough – Preparing for the 2023 Event

Energy Breakthrough – Preparing for the 2023 Event

November is the month when everything ‘gets real’ for all the schools competing in the Energy Breakthrough event, of which CEP is a program partner. With 232 teams of students from 93 schools arriving in the central Victorian town of Maryborough between November 22...