Posts tagged “Waldorf Education

Join us @ Our Next Open House 2/8/14!

DSC_0210Madison Waldorf School Open House
Saturday, February 8, 10 AM – 12 PM
6510 Schroeder Road, Madison, WI, 53711

Madison Waldorf School invites you to discover the difference of a Waldorf education Saturday, February 8 at our open house. We will be offering tours of the school, and faculty and staff will be on hand to answer questions about our early childhood and grades programs.

The Waldorf educational philosophy is committed to nurturing the whole human. Our curriculum integrates arts and movement with an intellectually rigorous academic education to foster artistic expression, critical thinking, problem solving, athletic judgment, and sound intellectual reasoning. Waldorf graduates are creative and ethically aware young people intellectually prepared for the most demanding colleges, and eager to engage with the world around them. Waldorf pedagogy nurtures healthy emotional development by conveying knowledge experientially as well as academically.

Come and find out how Waldorf education inspires a lifelong love of learning!


Open House Saturday, November 16

Grades6Madison Waldorf School Open House
Saturday, November 16th, 10 AM – 12 PM
6510 Schroeder Road, Madison, WI, 53711

Madison Waldorf School invites you to discover the difference of a Waldorf education this Saturday at our open house. We will be offering tours of the school, and faculty and staff will be on hand to answer questions about our early childhood and grades programs.

The Waldorf educational philosophy is committed to nurturing the whole human. Our curriculum integrates arts and movement with an intellectually rigorous academic education to foster artistic expression, critical thinking, problem solving, athletic judgment, and sound intellectual reasoning. Waldorf graduates are creative and ethically aware young people intellectually prepared for the most demanding colleges, and eager to engage with the world around them. Waldorf pedagogy nurtures healthy emotional development by conveying knowledge experientially as well as academically.

Come and find out how Waldorf education inspires a lifelong love of learning!


Open House March 3!

Madison Waldorf School invites you to come find out how Waldorf education inspires a lifelong love of learning

Saturday, March 3
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Madison Waldorf School is hosting our final open house on Saturday, March 3rd,  from 10 am – 12 pm. Prospective families and curious parties are warmly invited to attend. We will be offering tours of the school, and faculty and staff will be on hand to answer any questions you have about our early childhood and grade programs.

The Waldorf educational philosophy is committed to nurturing the whole human. Our curriculum integrates arts and movement with a rigorous academic education to foster artistic expression, critical thinking, problem solving, athletic judgment, and sound reasoning. Waldorf graduates are creative and ethically aware young people intellectually prepared for the most demanding colleges, and eager to engage with the world around them. Waldorf pedagogy nurtures healthy emotional development by conveying knowledge experientially as well as academically.

 


Madison Waldorf Open House 2/11

Madison Waldorf School invites you to come find out how Waldorf education inspires a lifelong love of learning

Saturday, February 11th
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Madison Waldorf School
6510 Schroeder Road
Madison, WI 53704

Madison Waldorf School is hosting a monthly open house on Saturday, February 11th, from 10 am – 12 pm. Prospective families and curious parties are warmly invited to attend. We will be offering tours of the school, and faculty and staff will be on hand to answer any questions you have about our early childhood and grade programs.

The Waldorf educational philosophy is committed to nurturing the whole human. Our curriculum integrates arts and movement with a rigorous academic education to foster artistic expression, critical thinking, problem solving, athletic judgment, and sound reasoning. Waldorf graduates are creative and ethically aware young people intellectually prepared for the most demanding colleges, and eager to engage with the world around them. Waldorf pedagogy nurtures healthy emotional development by conveying knowledge experientially as well as academically.

For more information, call or email (608) 270-9005 or info@madisonwaldorf.org.


Open House Tomorrow (1/21)

Saturday, Jan. 21
Monthly Open House @ Madison Waldorf School
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Madison Waldorf School is hosting the first of our monthly open houses tomorrow, Saturday, January 21st from 10 am – 12 pm. Prospective families and curious parties are warmly invited to attend one of our monthly open houses. We will be offering tours of the school, and faculty and staff will be on hand to answer any questions you have about our early childhood and grade programs.

The Waldorf educational philosophy is committed to nurturing the whole human. Our curriculum integrates arts and movement with an intellectually rigorous academic education to foster artistic expression, critical thinking, problem solving, athletic judgment, and sound intellectual reasoning. Waldorf graduates are creative and ethically aware young people intellectually prepared for the most demanding colleges, and eager to engage with the world around them. Waldorf pedagogy nurtures healthy emotional development by conveying knowledge experientially as well as academically.

Come and find out how Waldorf education inspires a lifelong love of learning!

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” -W.B. Yeats



The Journey of Childhood – Thursday, 1/12

Thursday, January 12
Informative Presentation @ 7pm
The Journey of Childhood: Meeting the Needs of our Children through the Stages of Development

Madison Waldorf School
6510 Schroeder Road
Madison, WI 53711

Waldorf schools provide a detailed, richly artistic curriculum that responds to and enhances the child’s developmental phases, from early childhood through high school.  However, what are the phases of childhood?  How can the needs of the child be addressed by parents and educators alike?  Join us at the Madison Waldorf School on Thursday, January 12 at 7pm, for an informative talk with Corinne Lorian on the developing child. Corinne Lorian is a master Waldorf teacher, with experience in both the early childhood and grade school.  Currently a grades teacher at Prairie Hill Waldorf School, Corinne was also a founding teacher at Tamarack Waldorf School.  She has also taught at The Rudolf Steiner School of Ann Arbor and other schools.


The Waldorf Way: Silicon Valley school eschews technology

 

 

 

 

 

The Waldorf Way: Silicon Valley school eschews technology.

MSNBC explores the Waldorf way in this segment which gives great insight into the way Waldorf education promotes a healthy relationship with technology, and so much more!


Waldorf Winter Festival Saturday 12/10

Waldorf Winter Festival Is Coming to Town Saturday, December 10th!

Our second annual Waldorf Winter Festival which will be held Saturday, December 10, 2011 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Madison Waldorf School. This event is open to our community, as well as the larger Madison community. This year’s festival will include:

  • Puppet Show & Storytelling
  • Musical Performances
  • Craft Making & Children’s Activities
  • Handmade Gifts & Wreath Sale
  • Wholesome Food & Desserts
  • Warm Drinks & a Bonfire

We hope to see you there!

Please contact Christa Bruhn if you have any questions.


WORT (89.9) Waldorf Education program 8/23

Tune your dial to WORT 89.9 this upcoming Tuesday at 12 pm noon. Cynthia Lin is featuring a panel of parents and faculty from Madison Waldorf School on her public affairs program. The discussion will cover a range of topics, and listeners will be able to call in and have their questions answered on air.