Acorns Teaching School

Who We Are

Acorns is based at Ludwick Nursery and provide regular events and workshops to support and train early years practitioners in their schools/settings. For further information, please visit the acorns website;  

What We Do

Courses Our courses are based in hubs around Hertfordshire at good or outstanding schools and settings where you can see children learning and practitioners will enjoy “Seeing it in Action”. School to School Support We can offer school to school support between schools for either one off requests or long term support.  We also …

Initial Teacher Training

Acorns Teaching School Alliance offer the School Direct Initial Teacher Training programme provided by SAF ITT.  To find out more about this programme  please visit the Acorns website: Or for further information email: or call: 01707 323693

Our Projects

Men in Early Years (MiEY) We are excited to be working with the Equality and Diversity in Education Fund, CTSA and Alban TSA to lead our Men in Early Years project. The project seeks to provide a support network for men in early years, to increase the number of male teachers and practitioners in the early …

Shooting Stars

Shooting Stars is a service provided by the specialist education practitioners and speech and language therapists based at Ludwick Enrichment Group. We provide advice and support, training and observation opportunities to empower early years professionals and families. We are currently piloting an exciting ground-breaking outreach service to provide settings with bespoke training and programmes with …


Acorns Teaching School Alliance C/O Ludwick Nursery SchoolHolwell Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire  AL7 3RP Tel: 01707 323693 Email: