Posts tagged #Education

Parent Education Night with guest Megan Sullivan

Parent Education Night Fostering Healthy Sexuality and Relationships in our Fast Paced, Media-Saturated World with guest speaker, Megan Sullivan Monday | April 8 | 6-8pm @ NSWS This lively lecture is by donation. (Adults Only – recommended for parents with children of all ages.) The lecture is focused on fostering healthy communication between parents and […]

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Fall Garden Harvest

by Soma Miller, Biodynamics Gardening Teacher In our school garden, these last weeks of August a bounty of ripe fruits was waiting to be discovered. Upon their return, Ms. Kopald’s class was treated to a Native American Legend ‘The Three Sisters’ as they scrubbed the garlic bulbs that were harvested over the summer. After the […]

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The Spiraling Waldorf Curriculum

The Spiraling Waldorf Curriculum by Nicole Fields, Sacramento Waldorf School Teacher Here’s a wonderful video that breaks down the Waldorf curriculum presented by Waldorf teacher, Nicole Fields from Sacramento Waldorf School. Synopsis “Rudolf Steiner designed the curriculum not to be a linear experience for the student, instead he designed it as a spiral in which […]

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Waldorf Conference Inspires EC Teachers

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

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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