Foundations Teaching Schools Alliance

Lanterns Nursery School is a member of the Foundations Teaching Schools Alliance. The alliane's aim is of supporting, training and shaping the teachers of today and tomorrow in Early Years and Primary education.  The depth and breadth of our alliance provides us with expertise in EY, KS1 and KS2 with specialism in Special Educational Needs.  The Alliance offers:

  • Professional Learning opportunities
  • School2School support - whole school, and individual support in pre-schools / nurseries and Year R
  • Teacher Training Programme within the Alton cluster settings

 Here is the Teaching Schools Alliance latest newsletter:

FTSA Newsletter March 2019


Professional Learning


Current Learning opportunities at Lanterns:


TACPAC - 10th June TACPAC sensory programme workshop


Makaton for professionals - starting 20th June Makaton for professionals course


Understanding Autism - 8th July Understanding autism

Current learning opportunities at Bushy Leaze: 


Successful ASC transitions - 7 and 14 June 2019 Succssful ASC transitions


School2School Support


Information coming soon


Teacher Training

School Experience Programme days - 20 June
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