The national RTLB service works together with teachers and schools to find solutions that support students in Years 1-10 who have learning and/or behaviour difficulties. These solutions may go beyond the individual student and also benefit the teacher, whole class, groups of students and/or the whole school. RTLB have a particular focus on supporting Māori students, Pasifika students and children and young people moving into State care.
Want to know more about the National RTLB service? Click the link below to visit the Ministry of Education, National RTLB website:
The Western BoP RTLB encompasses 68 schools stretching from Otamarakau to Katikati and boundaries the Kaimai ranges and the Pacific coastline. Western BoP RTLB serves 68 schools with a roll of approx. 27 400 students. We serve four Kura, and a further 16 English Medium kura / schools have a component of teaching in Māori medium (ranging from Level one to level three). The roll of Western BoP RTLB is predominately European/Pakeha and Māori, and a growing population of Pasifika and Asian students.
Find Western Bay of Plenty RTLB here: