Waldorf alums came together in September to share their insights on working and finding professional and personal success in the visual and performing arts.
Nelson Waldorf School is in the news for their sustainability plans. The article, Back to school at the Nelson Waldorf, described the school as undergoing a reinvigoration effort, "with a bold new approach to sustainability, strong additions to the faculty and staff, and a new brand and website to showcase the forward momentum."
Eurythmy helps students learn intentional movement through exercises, patterns and games. They learn to move in thoughtful and disciplined ways in collaboration with others.
Multi-year teaching in a Waldorf grade school allows teachers to take the time to make deep connections with students. Keeping the main lesson class teacher as a steady authority in a child’s life is beneficial to social and intellectual learning.
Study results continue to show that taking notes by hand, versus typing, aids in learning and retaining information. One teacher makes the case that paper note taking also helps students be more organized, focused and creatve.