About

Background
School & Beyond is governed by a Board with membership from both the Murraylands and Riverland. In January 2010 School & Beyond successfully tendered for the Federal Government’s ‘School. Business. Community Partnership Broker’ program in the Murray Mallee region.

Our vision:
‘School and Beyond leads the way in actively seeking to influence the direction of young people.’

Our mission:
‘School and Beyond builds regional capacity by linking communities, industry and young people.’

Our objectives:
· Facilitate stakeholder engagement, build community capacity and infrastructure and drive the Australian Government’s education reform and social inclusion agendas to improve education and transition outcomes for young people
· Foster strategic, whole of community engagement, that support young people’s learning and development

Our role:
· Broker sustainable, strategic partnerships between key stakeholders to improve education and transition outcomes for young people in the Murray Mallee region
· Understand the region
· Identify the needs and issues of young people in the region