Online lecture series «Hebrew Humanism» continues on Thursday, 25 May.
Spiritual Ecology of the Human Being and Realms of Nature
Questions on the modern teacher’s tasks. A contribution from Tomáš Zdražil.
Pedagogy as a field of unconditional responsibility
Constanza Kaliks' contribution to the lecture series «Freedom and Responsibility».
On the education of the most individual and intimate part of our being.
Learning from Columbus' mistakes
School should be an organism that adapts to circumstances. Read here how important such «context sensitivity» is.
Affirming the human being – Nurturing the soul – Trusting the body
Trevor Mepham gives a new perspective to the title of the World Teachers' Conference.
From 31 March: International Refresher Course Week of the «Lehrerseminar für Waldorfpädagogik» in Kassel (DE).
More about Steiner/Waldorf education?
Here you will find further education offers.
World Teachers' Conference 2023
In April the 11th meeting of teachers and educators worldwide will take place at the Goetheanum. Be there!
It was a year that has challenged us in many ways – be it in educational practice or in our daily lives.
Take part in our research project.
Constanza Kaliks and Philipp Reubke on the strongest force in pedagogy.
News from the Pedagogical Section
Read it in the newsletter
«Interculturality and curricula»
In September, researchers from all over the world came together to participate in the colloquium.
«Celebrations of a human-centered Pedagogy»
Speeches on 100 years of Steiner's education courses.
«Waldorf Work in Progress – Perspectives of a Modern Education»
Online lecture series by Waldorf education lecturers is back.
How do children master the future?
School as a place for resilience development. A contribution by Ioana Viscrianu.
«Voices of a humane education»
Lecture series on reform pedagogues of the 20th century.
Our human contribution for the future
The tasks of the Pedagogical Section
New textbook on Steiner's «First Teacher's Course»
Chronological order as in 1919
A new website makes the worldwide network of Waldorf education tangible.
Emergency Situation in Ukraine
We are shocked to hear the news of the war in Ukraine, of destruction, hatred and fear, of the traumatic experiences of many parents and children.
Journal of the Pedagogical Section N° 72, December 2021
Dear colleagues in Waldorf and Rudolf Steiner schools and kindergartens around the world; dear friends!
Here is the Christmas edition of the…
The International Campus Waldorf (ICW) is an online platform for students of Waldorf teaching programs and Waldorf teachers around the world. It…
Leadership and School Management
The course will offer four live events online with interesting and well-known speakers and opportunities
for exchange and discussion in groups. The…
School and kindergarten doctors: job description
A group of School doctors and educators worked on a description of the tasks of a school doctor.
Waldorf 100: The fifth and long awaited film is here!
Dear colleagues worldwide,
We would like to invite you to join an initiative of the Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum.
The protection of children requires strong, secure adults, oriented to the future!
In kindergartens, child care centres, therapeutic facilities and doctors' offices, as everywhere, posters indicate protective measures against the…
Basic principles underlying the “Here I can thrive” campaign of the Working Group Pregnancy – Birth – Early Childhood of the Medical and Pedagogical…
Video series: Being wanted, seen and recognized
by Constanza Kaliks as part of the series "Building trust. Education in times of Corona" of the Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum
Video series: How to approach sleeping and waking (not only) in times of crisis
by Florian Osswald as part of the series "Building trust. Education in times of Corona" of the Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum
Video series: From ‘You’ to the new ‘We’ – three inner impulses in online teaching
by Claus-Peter Röh as part of the series "Building trust. Education in times of Corona" of the Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum
Video series: Education in times of crisis – what is essential?
by Philipp Reubke as part of the series "Building trust. Education in times of Corona" of the Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum
The Human Being as a Swing of the Pendulum - Part II
Or the Art of Awakening the Intellect from out of the Whole Human Being
Video ► Interculturality in the 21st century
Can we comprehend what is foreign to us? Interculturality in the 21st century - A contribution by Constanza Kaliks and Paula Edelstein on November 16,…
Video ► Digital challenges in education
Contributions by Florian Osswald and Claus-Peter Röh on December 7, 2020 as part of the lecture series of the Goetheanum Leadership Signature of the…
New issue: Christmas Journal 2020
Just before end of this year you will receive some information from the Pedagogical Section. Our Journal is finished and offers at the end of this…
The Battle for Intelligence, or the task of finding the right balance
The title of the WTC 2023 is: The Battle for Intelligence - Mind the Gap. This short article attempts to give an insight into the questions underlying…
Option for screen-free kindergartens and primary schools
For some years now, well-founded statements by Waldorf teachers concerning meaningful media education have been published time and again.* In short,…
Leadership changes in the Goetheanum‘s Pedagogical Section
Changes to the Pedagogical Section‘s leadership will be gradually introduced during…
The Human Being as a Swing of the Pendulum – On the Task of Developing a New Relationship to the Nature of the Body
The World Teachers’ Conference 2023 will put the question of the nature of the body in the centre of its work.
The Battle for Intelligence: Mind the gap!
The 11th World Teachers’ and Educators’ Conference will take place at the Goetheanum, in Dornach, Switzerland, probably in spring 2023. This will be…
"Middle School in the Waldorf School,” an initiative group of the Pedagogical Section and the International Forum for Waldorf/ Steiner Education, has…
An updated version of the complete list of Waldorf Schools and kindergartens worldwide, as well as the training centres for Waldorf teachers and…
Themes in our new Journal: Waldorf Education in Future, China, Middle Classes, Morning Verses…
Urgent call! Mitigating the Consequences of the Corona Crisis
With the urgent of the Friends of Waldorf Education we would like to support Waldorf Schools affected by the economic consequences of the lockdowns in…