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Uwe Buermann,
Nov. 2021

Online grooming

Online grooming is increasingly entering the public consciousness but the term doesn’t always mean a great deal to a lot of people.
Mathias Maurer,
Nov. 2021

The child is the curriculum

Initially there was no Waldorf curriculum, only Rudolf Steiner’s suggestions. Caroline von Heydebrand summarised them for the first time in 1925, EA Karl Stockmeyer systematised them by subject in…
Helmut Eller,
Oct. 2021

Not uniform but multifaceted

Rudolf Steiner based Waldorf education on a teaching of so-called anthropological threefoldness. It includes not only the division of the human being into body, soul and spirit, but also the…
Wilfried Sommer,
Oct. 2021

Learning to accept otherness for independence

At the 24th Kassel Youth Symposium in June this year, New York author and essayist Siri Hustvedt gave a series of lectures on what it is like and what it means to be human. At the same time, the…
Edwin Hübner,
Oct. 2021

The medium is the message

“The medium is the message” was one of the fundamental insights of the Canadian media scholar Marshall McLuhan (1911 – 1980). According to McLuhan, media are not only about the content conveyed, but…
Gudrun Rehberg,
Oct. 2021

Bothmer gymnastics. Relict of a previous time or impulse for the future?

In 1929, the first article on Bothmer gymnastics appeared in Erziehungskunst. In it, Count von Bothmer described the form of movement he had developed. In 1922, Rudolf Steiner asked the Count to join…
Oct. 2021

Waldorf alumni. A form of school with developmental tasks

The Corona crisis shows how important social contacts and community are – especially for adolescents. In the past months, they have clearly experienced the limits of digital learning in remote…
Liliana-Emilia Dumitriu,
Oct. 2021

The first independent Waldorf school in Bucharest

In Romania it is not easy to found a non-state, independent school and to develop it in the spirit of Waldorf education. In 2012, the first private Waldorf school was founded in Romania: the Free…
Mathias Maurer,
Oct. 2021

An unconventional understanding of the human being

Anthroposophists and friends of Waldorf are not infrequently ridiculed by the public, or indeed viewed by critics to be “pre-Enlightenment cranks” because of their worldview. Some critics say that…
Sep. 2021

International Campus Waldorf

The International Campus Waldorf (ICW) is an online platform for students of Waldorf teaching programs and Waldorf teachers around the world. It offers courses and lectures and thus creates an…
Mathias Maurer,
Sep. 2021

Wherever your journey takes you

Holiday time – travel time. Some take their homes with them, others stay in standardised accommodation – only the scenery changes like the tropical wallpaper in the living room at home. And still…
Renatus Derbidge,
Sep. 2021

Iona sees you

The small island of Iona in the west of Scotland still lies in Europe and yet it is a completely different world. Although we can get almost anywhere quickly today, you still have to “journey” to…
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