There were plenty of meaningful memories from Renewal 2017, and I would like to thank all of you who shared the special celebratory weeks: both faculty and participants made those summer days full of life and learning, full of encounters, and there were also moments of fun for all. Over 400 participants and faculty gathered on the pretty green hill of High Mowing and Pine Hill school in Wilton, New Hampshire, during two weeks of 5- day courses with faculty from near and far.
In a world of increasing violence and destruction, many parents and educators are asking, “How can we raise children with the resilience needed to face such challenges? How can we help our children become confident and compassionate contributors in society?”
This summer, the Center for Anthroposophy, in conjunction with the Waldorf Program at Antioch University New England, completed a year-long self-study in preparation for renewal of membership in the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA). A sampling of sections from this study-addressing the “Big Question” of how to become a successful Waldorf teacher
Warm greetings to all of you! I write this newsletter on the first summery day of the year in New Jersey, which must mean that another school year is drawing to a close, just as the cooler evenings of August foretell a new beginning about to come, and the frosts of late autumn augur the coming of Advent and the festivals of winter.
In this issue we explore some of these options. A few of them apply specifically to school teachers, but others apply to anyone who is involved in the education of fellow human beings of all ages, from cradle to grave – and beyond.
Renewal Courses 2017 in Wilton, NH Week One: June 25-30 Week Two: July 2-7 We are looking forward to another
We are excited to announce our 2017 Renewal Courses, with an international line-up of stellar instructors from around the world.
“Renewal” is an ongoing theme at the Center for Anthroposophy, and it means many things to us -especially so this
We are thrilled to report that a generous donor has agreed to match up to $20,000 of all donations made this year to our Karine Munk Finser Renewal Scholarship Fund.
Renewal Courses 2017 in Wilton, NH Week I: Sunday, June 25th to Friday, June 30th Week II: Sunday, July 2nd