Disability Rocks develop new and innovative ways to help people living with disabilities have positive experiences of music and arts. Back by popular demand for 2015 is their exciting summer festival tour aimed at individuals affected by disability. Lea Green will host the Midlands leg of the tour on Saturday 9th May 2015 where as well as live music, comedy and workshops, visitors will have the chance to get involved in some fun accessible activities and explore the scenic grounds of the Read the rest of this article
The Paul Hamlyn Foundation special initiative Learning Away is researching What makes a ‘Brilliant Residential’? The study describes ‘Brilliant Residentials’ as school trips with an overnight stay, which are led by teachers, co-designed with students and fully integrated into the curriculum. They are a ‘multi-tool’ for achieving vital educational outcomes, have a huge impact on students of all ages and can help to deliver whole school change. The following selections from the initial Read the rest of this article
Lea Green has been awarded the Quality Badge by the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom, demonstrating that the centre offers good quality educational experiences and manages risk effectively. The award of the badge recognises the experienced staff and excellent facilities at the centre and the commitment it has to sustain high quality learning. Learning outside of the classroom enables children and young adults to interact in new ways with their peers and adults, allowing relationships Read the rest of this article
Lea Green is proud to announce we are hosting the launch of Derbyshire County Council’s Virtual School on 23rd October 2014. For more info check out their website.