Fantastic Value Summer Camps with a R.E.A.L. Difference!

24th July, 2018

R.E.A.L. are running Summer Camps for young people aged 8-16 years old across Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire this August. The Summer Camps are taking place from August 20th-24th and August 28th-31st between 9am and 3pm and cost ONLY £10 a day (when paid in advance – £12 if paid on the day). Our fully qualified instructors… View Article

Happy Holidays!

23rd July, 2018

We hope all learners and staff at R.E.A.L. have a relaxing and well deserved summer break. We look forward to seeing you all refreshed and raring to go next term. Please click here for a link to next year’s term dates.

R.E.A.L. Learner’s Photography Displayed at Newstead Abbey

23rd July, 2018

This summer, R.E.A.L. Education learner Kade has his photography on display at Newstead Abbey. Kade’s photography, which has been taken during his year 12 lessons at the abbey throughout the year, is being displayed in the courtyard near the cafe. The photography display is free to view and is open to anyone visiting the popular… View Article

R.E.A.L. Education Awards Finalists

23rd July, 2018

We are delighted to announce that R.E.A.L. Education has been chosen as finalists in four categories in the East Midlands Chamber Business Awards 2018. R.E.A.L. has been named as a finalist for the Education and Business Partnership Award in Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire and also for the ‘Outstanding Growth’ category for Nottinghamshire. The winners will… View Article

R.E.A.L. Adventure for All

23rd July, 2018

R.E.A.L. Adventure – an exciting new arm of R.E.A.L. Education – has just passed it’s latest Adventure Activities Licencing Authority (AALA) inspection, meaning that it has again been certified safe to operate adventurous activities for learners, schools, private and corporate groups. R.E.A.L. Adventure is based in Mansfield, and carry out a number of activities in… View Article

R.E.A.L. Exam Season

23rd July, 2018

Congratulations to our learners across all areas of R.E.A.L. Education who sat GCSE and A Level exams this year. R.E.A.L. hosted 41 different exams over a 5 week period, spread over four different sites – Woodhouse Road and Concorde House in Mansfield, Nanpanton in Leicestershire and City Hub in Sneinton. In total, 37 learners were… View Article

Award Recognition for R.E.A.L. Farming!

23rd July, 2018

R.E.A.L. Farming @Goose Paddock has been recognised at the School Farm Awards 2018. The awards recognise the achievements of school farms, their schools and students from across the country. The Junior Pig Club Conservation Programme (which R.E.A.L. takes part in) won the award for Best School Farms Project 2018. As part of the Junior Pig… View Article

R.E.A.L. Fun Learning with STEM

23rd July, 2018

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) resources at R.E.A.L. Education have been boosted recently with an aim to expanding on the fantastic work already achieved in this area. This year R.E.A.L. learners have entered national competitions, experienced new technologies such as 3D pens, robotics, Raspberry Pi computers and most recently, experimented with a new MaKey… View Article

R.E.A.L.’s Creative Base

23rd July, 2018

The basement at City Hub has recently been transformed into a creative space where learners can express themselves through crafts and textiles whilst also learning new skills and boosting their confidence to achieve some creative and amazing products . This year, over 14 learners at City Hub have been using the space as part of… View Article

R.E.A.L. Continuing Professional Development

23rd July, 2018

Last month, over 34 R.E.A.L. tutors took part in a continuing professional development (CPD) workshop at Concorde Hub, Mansfield. The workshop last month was part of a nationwide Mental Health awareness campaign with children and young people across schools in the UK. The tutors who took part in the training will gain a Level 2… View Article