Waldorf Schools in California, Wisconsin and Ohio have all recently donated to their homeless communities during this trying time of COVID-19.
Frederick Douglass on July 5th, 1852, in a speech to the Rochester Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society gave his now-famous speech, “What To The Slave Is Fourth of July?” Listen to a reenactment of his full speech on YouTube compliments of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.
Spikenard Honeybee Sanctuary is offering the Bees & Flowers in Schools Webinar Series in June and July 2020 for Waldorf educators. This workshop series is inclusive for anyone interested in Waldorf education and bringing bees, pollinator gardens, and accompanying curriculum to their school.
When the 8th grade students at Santa Fe Waldorf School had to cancel their end-of-year trip, they decided to donate the $2,800 they had raised to the Navajo Nation. This generosity made the news and went viral.
We are outraged by the unjust acts perpetrated by the police officers involved whose very task it is to protect their communities. We are once again reminded of the systemic racism that exists within the United States. Yet, we recognize that sadness and outrage are not enough.