3 Aug 2020

Napier programme keeping troubled kids in school

From Morning Report, 7:39 am on 3 August 2020

A pilot programme in Napier is helping to keep some of the city's most troubled and violent children in school.

It comes amid rising concern about violence in schools nationally, and worries that once children are expelled, they're often left out of the education system for months, or even years.

A new community-led initiative is having extraordinary results at turning this tide around.

Here's RNZ Hawke's Bay reporter Anusha Bradley.