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


Professional Learning


Current Learning opportunities at Lanterns:


Makaton for Professionals 24th January, 7 / 14 / 28th February 2019 Makaton for Professionals

Attention Autism 13 / 20 May Attention Autism


Current learning opportunities at Bushy Leaze: 


Creating Visuals - 8th March 2019


School2School Support


Information coming soon


Teacher Training

School Experience Programme: Alton Cluster, 27 February 2019 
Get Into Teaching Event, Anstey Junior School, 6 March, 6-8pm
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