At Future Stars Teaching School Alliance we are committed to leading innovative practice and change.
Future Stars TSA is an Alliance of creative like-minded schools based in and around North East London. The Alliance is led by Queensbridge Primary School an outstanding National Support School. Sarah Bailey OBE, our Executive Head Teacher, is a National Leader of Education and Ofsted Inspector.
Future Stars TSA works in partnership with the DFE to provide support for schools across the North East Region of England with Teaching and Learning, Recruitment and Retention and the challenges faced by teacher workload. We are also the Hackney Learning Trust formally approved Hub School for Daily Supported Reading and the Lead primary school for Restorative Justice in the South of England.
In collaboration with our university partners UCL/IOE and Goldsmiths, we pride ourselves on recruiting the highest callibre of students to our School Direct and PGCE programmes. We continue to nurture and support our students through their training year offering high quality mentoring from our experienced staff team and extra bespoke training sessions from the Specialist Leaders of Education across our Teaching School Alliance. Our bespoke training offer continues through the NQT and RQT years and into middle and senior leadership meaning that our new teachers are well equipped to continue to flourish, develop and enjoy their careers.
As a National Teaching School we have close links with Research Schools in our region and the Education Endowment Foundation. We are currently working on a number of research projects linked to Pupil Premium, Dialogic Teaching and Speaking, Listening and Vocabulary in the Early Years as well as in Workload Reduction building on findings in the DFE workload reduction toolkit.
As an Alliance we have Specialist Leaders of Education (SLE’s) able to advise schools at a strategic level in the following areas:
Restorative Justice and Inclusion
In addition to our subject specialisms we are committed to the pursuit of excellence in the following areas: