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Waldorf Conference Inspires EC Teachers

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Waldorf Conference Inspires EC Teachers by Jennifer Shipley – NSWS Kindergarten Teacher | Pinyon Pine Every year Rudolf Steiner College hosts a gathering for Early Childhood Waldorf educators. Hundreds of teachers from around the country attend and discuss education, share ideas, and return to their schools renewed and inspired. This year several of our early childhood […]

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Composting as a Community

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by Soma Miller, NSWS Grades Biodynamic Teacher Although old King Winter’s icy touch can certainly be felt in our school garden the grades children have been busy in the yard. In gardening, we are focusing on creating a healthy biodynamic compost pile which can be likened to a living being. Last week Grades 3-5 prepared our […]

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Grades Biodynamics in the News

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Edible Reno-Tahoe magazine came to our school earlier this fall to visit our biodynamic garden. We are thrilled to share the article and photos that were published in Edible’s Winter 2016 issue. Here’s a brief excerpt from the article and be sure to click the link below to read the full article. EARTH’S MEDICINE Biodynamic practices […]

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Biodynamic Autumn Stir

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NSWS Biodynamic Gardening Guild | Autumn Prep 500 Stir by Soma Miller To mark the Autumnal Equinox our Biodynamic Gardeners Guild soaked up some delicious golden rays of sunlight, and we stirred a potent dose of the 500 to be spread upon our gardens. We were warmly welcomed by Tom, Iris, and a multitude of […]

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A Beautiful Harvest Festival Celebration

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Nevada Sage Waldorf School celebrated its annual Harvest Festival and Handmade Auction on October 15, 2016. The play garden was gleaming with magical stories shared by our talented parents and the children filled their treasure bags with seasonal treasures. Thank you to all our families who contributed time and love to this joyful event. Enjoy this slideshow […]

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Celebration of Michaelmas

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For the Michael Age We must eradicate from the soul all fear and terror of what comes toward man out of the future. We must acquire serenity in all feelings and sensations about the future. We must look forward with absolute equanimity to all that may come and we must think only, that whatever comes […]

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Volunteers Making our School Shine

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Over the summer many of our families and friends worked on a number of improvements in the classrooms and around the campus grounds. There was a lot of furniture moving from one room to another, lots of deep cleaning, new bathroom renovations, artistic lazure walls in Ms. Barber’s classroom, custom woodworking projects, play garden and play yard […]

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