Showcasing REAL WORLD LEARNING in Atlantic Canada!


On this site, we have showcased over 60 examples of real-world learning activities happening in schools and post-secondary and training institutions right here in Atlantic Canada! Check them out – if you find inspiration from one or more activities, feel free to replicate a complete activity, or modify or adapt parts to fit your own unique situation.


See how learning in the real world can help you to connect with your community, figure out who you are, and grow your networks. Check out the examples to see how students like you are developing new skills, expanding their opportunities and discovering career pathways by ‘doing’.

During the spring of 2018, educational leaders throughout Atlantic Canada were invited to submit examples of real world learning happening in their schools and post-secondary and training institutions.

This site is dedicated to everyone who shared their stories and lessons learned through an incredible variety of real world learning activities, and to the amazing students who continue to inspire us every day.