Creative teaching, sustainable learning

English Week Inspirations “…‘tis the season of the year…“ November has not always been one of my favorite months.  However, since I started going to English Week many years ago, this generally rather [...]

Asian Waldorf Teacher Conference Chengdu, May 2017

Waldorf around the world Over a thousand people attended the seventh (and last) AWTC at the Mount Emei Resort (China’s Holy Mountain, except China is a secular country). Before the conference there was [...]

Waldorf conference in South Africa

Pan African Conference Johannesburg 2017 I was invited to attend the Pan African conference in Johannesburg in April (2017) and was happy to renew my acquaintance with friends and colleagues I had got [...]

elewa – a learning community comes alive

First impressions and thoughts After having invested quite some time into the creation and construction of the first elewa course about ‘Sustainable language teaching and learning’, it is great to read and hear comments [...]

elewa – e-learning Waldorf

An idea has got a name, is taking shape, and will be launched on November 7th! Last September I came into closer contact with e-learning or online-learning – an area of adult education [...]

Curriculm matters

Last week I was teaching on the International Masters Programme in Stuttgart - a really interesting group of young people from 21 different countries - a course on the Waldorf curriculum. While preparing this [...]

Assessment: A Waldorf Perspective

 “We must not measure the child, we must interpret the child” - Lev Vygotsky Thinking about assessment Back in 1998 in my role as co-worker for the Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship in Great [...]