Bay of Plenty Region

Kia ora, welcome to the Bay of Plenty Region of NZEALS

The BOP region serves a diverse community and a wide geographical area from the East Coast to Waihi, including Tauranga to Rotorua. Our mission is to provide high quality speakers on relevant topics pertaining to the various sectors of the education system. Our target audiences include school Principals, DPs and APs, teacher-leaders, ECE centre managers, aspiring educational leaders, tertiary education leaders, lecturers, student teachers, and parents involved in the governance of schools. Our vision is to develop a reputable educational leadership service to the Bay of Plenty by facilitating affordable meetings with experienced and qualified speakers on a range of inspiring and relevant topics. The region is grateful to the support over the years from the Waiariki Institute of Technology in Rotorua, Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi and Eastbay REAP in Whakatane, Bethlehem Tertiary Institute Tauranga, and various schools that have kindly hosted meetings.

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Shelley McKay


Bay of Plenty Region Events

Conference 2022

07 Sep - 09 Sep 2022

University of Waikato – Waikato Management School
Hillcrest Rd
Hamilton, Waikato 3240 New Zealand

Our NZEALS biennial conference is back on the calendar. Our boutique scale of conference encourages people to come together to inter-connect and share their leadership experience. It’s a space for holding generative conversations, engaging with relevant research and hearing insightful speakers.