We hope you enjoy this new video about the origins of Waldorf education and the wellspring of its special insights and approaches: anthroposophy. Scroll down below the video for a special resource guide, plus a link to a special membership offer.
Behind a Waldorf education there’s a whole movement based in a larger, deeper, and more hopeful view of humanity…..
- (00:00) Origins of Waldorf Education
- (12:50) Anthroposophical View of the Human Being
- (16:00) Evolution of Human Consciousness
- (21.50) Human Development
- (31:20) Inner work of the Teacher
- (36.50) Freedom and Responsibility of the Teacher
- (40:20) Pedagogical Practices
- (46:05) Waldorf School Culture
Additional content for this video has been provided by: Cedar Springs Waldorf School, CA; Community School for Creative Education, CA; Green Meadow Waldorf School, NY; Waldorf School of the Roaring Fork, CO; and the Waldorf School of Lexington, MA.
Suggestion: Watch the video in segments then talk about it as a group! Use the accompanying written materials (linked below) to enhance your conversation and understanding of Waldorf Education.
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Many thanks to the Waldorf Educational Foundation for funding this project!