Steiner Waldorf Pedagogy is one of the most common independent education methods worldwide. It is also one of the world's largest education movements. Worldwide there are over a thousand Waldorf schools in more than sixty countries, over 2000 Waldorf kindergartens and countless new initiatives and state-funded schools based on Waldorf pedagogy.

Please find more information about the foundations of Waldorf education below:

Please contact us if you are looking for training or further education, information about kindergartens or schools worldwide or further reading. The International Forum of Steiner Waldorf Schools regularly publishes and reviews a list of the general criteria of Waldorf education. Please feel free to use this paper as a guideline and amend it according to the needs in your region.