We hope you have an enjoyable and festive break. Please click here for a reminder of the term dates and we’ll see you in 2018!
The eLearning team are one of the many businesses that offer work experience placements for R.E.A.L. Education learners. These placements are crucial as they offer our learners a real insight into a working environment – with an opportunity to learn new skills and add a credible new addition to their CV. The eLearning team are… View Article
Staff from across R.E.A.L. Education have been continuing their professional development by discovering techniques to re-engage learners with maths. Learning Manager, Martin Kirkland ran ‘The Making Maths Fun’ twilight session at the Blidworth Hub on 21st November. The well attended session provided tutors with ideas and starting points that could be developed and explored to… View Article
The week of the 4th of December saw learners across R.E.A.L. Education take part in the national ‘Hour of Code 2017’ initiative. As a listed ‘Hour of Code’ event holder, R.E.A.L. learners were encouraged to have a go at coding, from programming computer games to controlling a robot. All learners who took part were awarded… View Article
On Wednesday 29th November R.E.A.L. Education stood up to domestic violence. Staff and learners wore orange for £1 and fundraising activities such as bake sales, quizzes and spongings took place across R.E.A.L. throughout the day in aid of the White Ribbon Campaign (www.whiteribbon.org.uk). Fay Hunter, R.E.A.L. Wellbeing Lead, who organised the day said: “Everyone pulled… View Article
On Friday 17th November, staff and learners from across R.E.A.L. Education braved the cold weather to walk a mile (in their pyjamas!) for Children in Need. With a collaborative target of 100 miles, learners walked out of their usual learning environments and into the fresh air for this brilliant cause. Sian Bullen, R.E.A.L. Alternative Provision… View Article