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; https://acornstsa.co.uk/ Our courses are based in hubs around Hertfordshire at good or outstanding schools and settings where you can see children learning and practitioners will …

What We Do

As one of 650 National Teaching Schools we take a leading role in recruiting and training new entrants to the profession and providing support for other schools and settings. Teaching Schools are at the heart of a school-led system, leading the way in improving the quality of teaching and helping schools and settings to become …

Initial Teacher Training

Acorns Teaching School Alliance use SAF ITT as our Training Provider to deliver our School Direct Initial Teacher Training programme. To find out more about SAF ITT click here.  This programme is an innovative new training programme where you learn ‘on the job’.Click on the course code below for more information on the gov.uk website. 2CV …

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 …

Contact

Acorns Teaching School Alliance C/O Ludwick Nursery SchoolHolwell Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire  AL7 3RP Tel: 01707 323693 Email: acorns@ludwick.herts.sch.uk