Pokémon Skills

28th March, 2018

Congratulations to R.E.A.L. learner Logan on his achievements in recent Pokémon Trading Card Game Championships. At the time of the Oceania Championships, held in Australia in February, Logan  was ranked 1st in Europe and 4th in the World. During his trip to the Championships he came 15th in the senior event, giving him enough points… View Article

Term Dates

28th March, 2018

We hope all learners and staff have a lovely Easter break. For a reminder of R.E.A.L. term dates, please click here.

Esafety at R.E.A.L.

1st March, 2018

The need for internet safety education for our young people is crucial, especially at a time when technologies are evolving at a rapid pace and the internet has become a part of everyday life. At R.E.A.L. we take esafety very seriously and have extensive resources available to staff for teaching and learner’s personal programmes. ‘Esafety… View Article

Ben Bradley MP Visits R.E.A.L.

1st March, 2018

On hearing about R.E.A.L. Education’s national success with the East Midlands Chamber, local Mansfield MP Ben Bradley wrote to R.E.A.L. with congratulations and asked if he could visit to see the work R.E.A.L. is doing for himself. Mr Bradley had a whistle-stop tour of both R.E.A.L.’s Independent schools and the vocational centres, including motor mechanics,… View Article

Challenging Behaviours Workshop

1st March, 2018

The R.E.A.L. Parent Group are set to host a workshop designed to equip parents and carers with the tools to deal with challenging behaviour. Facilitated by the Nottinghamshire Physical Intervention Team, the workshop will take place on Tuesday 6th March between 10am and 2pm at R.E.A.L. Alternative Provision School (RAPS) on Woodhouse Road. The workshop… View Article

R.E.A.L. Mechanics Money Raised

1st March, 2018

Last summer, R.E.A.L. Mechanics at Kings Mill Way carried out £5 Summer Health Checks on staff vehicles in aid of the R.E.A.L. Foundation Trust. The Summer Health Checks covered a number of potential problem areas including tyres, lighting, brakes, fluid levels and battery condition. The checks were carried out by learners who were registered on… View Article

Maxine’s R.E.A.L. Experience

1st March, 2018

A Youth Justice Student from Nottingham Trent University has recently completed a two-week placement at R.E.A.L. Education as part of her course. Maxine Robinson spent time at the City Learning Hub in Nottingham, the R.E.A.L. Alternative Provision School (RAPS) and R.E.A.L. Independent School at Concorde House. Maxine found that her time and experiences at R.E.A.L…. View Article

R.E.A.L. Careers Advice

1st March, 2018

Learners can now access the Job Explorer Database at R.E.A.L. Education. The Job Explorer Database provides comprehensive information about hundreds of careers – detailing about what the job is like and what it involves. Information about salaries, training, qualifications useful for the jobs, and suggestions for work experience is also provided. The database also includes… View Article

R.E.A.L. Ale Trail Fundraising Event

1st March, 2018

On Saturday 3rd February 24 staff members, family and friends took part in a R.E.A.L. Ale Trail across Nottingham to raise money for the R.E.A.L. Foundation Trust. The trail involved four teams of 4-8 people paying to take part in the trail, with money also raised from the sale of quiz sheets. To take part… View Article

Vocational Courses – Places Available

26th January, 2018

We have a few places in Construction (Bolsover), Land Based Studies (Huthwaite) and Sport (Ilkeston). For more in depth information about these courses, please do take a look at our latest prospectus, email enquiries@real-education.org or call 01158 220400. Open day dates for September starters will also be announced soon, giving you the opportunity to have… View Article