News/Articles of Interest

Grateful Waldorf Students in the News

Sandpoint Waldorf School students in Idaho are in the news for gratitude! The Bonner County Daily Bee featured statements of gratitude from students in all grades at the school -- from Kindergarten to grade eight -- in their story Family, friends, pets: Students grateful for it all.

Why School Traditions Matter 

Traditions contribute to a sense of comfort and belonging, bring people together, encourage ongoing connection and reinforce shared values. Traditions also offer context and space for meaningful reflection.

Children of All Ages Need Recess

U.S. News and World Report recently published an article reminding parents and educators, yet again, about the crucial need for more recess in schools. Waldorf education, which develops a curriculum and teaching methodology based on child development, understands and honors this need.