Positive Behaviour for Learning - School Wide (PB4L-SW)
As a school we have been working with the Ministry of Education and are implementing PB4L-SW.
PB4L-SW Purpose Statement
The purpose for PB4L-SW at Waitākiri School is to continue to foster a safe and supportive environment where positive relationships and behaviours are valued and ākonga, kaimahi and whānau are empowered to be REAL Heroes making REAL CHOICES.
Ākonga - students/learners
Kaimahi - all staff
Whānau - our families
More information about PB4L
PB4L School-Wide looks at behaviour and learning from a whole-of-school as well as an individual child perspective. The framework is based on international evidence and is helping New Zealand schools build a culture where positive behaviour and learning is a way of life. The framework can be tailored to your school’s own environment and cultural needs.
PB4L School-Wide takes at least 3–5 years to put in place. Over this time, schools should see:
PB4L School-Wide takes the approach that opportunities for learning and achievement increase if: