News/Articles of Interest

A House Full of Books Boosts Literacy

A new study finds that growing up in a house full of books is a major boost to literacy and numeracy. Books in the home are an integral part of routines and practices that enhance lifelong learning. 

Why Waldorf Students Knit

A child who is knitting a hat or a toy kitten sees their will transformed into art. They see their focused, detailed work turn into something beautiful and purpose-filled. They experience how the conceptual becomes concrete.

Child examines tall flower

Children learn best when their bodies are engaged in the living world. We must resist the ideology of screen-based learning