BLOG: Distance Learning

With many ideas and suggestions on the topics 'homeschooling' and 'teachers meetings'!
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School opens tomorrow

by Leon Liu, father of a Waldorf school in China 

At this moment, I was sitting in the middle of my yard surrounded by green trees, preparing the…

Thoughts about school and home - before, during and after Corona

by Dorothee Prange, Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum/ Switzerland

In this article I summarize the experiences that the Pedagogical Section has…

Is the World a Good Place? Suggestions from the Kindergarten for you at Home

by Philipp Reubke, member of the IASWECE coordination group

The kindergartens are empty, the indoor plants went home with the teachers, and the…

Daring future

by Uta Stolz, Mentor with focus on learning therapy, Germany

Are we suddenly thrown into the digital world or are there other pathways to bridge…

Teachers' meetings in times of Corona

by Christof Wiechert, Freelance work Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum

Having pointed out in an earlier contribution of fourteen points how…

Distance learning from the perspective of Waldorf learning theory

02/04/2020

by Martyn Rawson, teaches in Kiel at the Waldorflehrerseminar/ at the Freie Hochschule Stuttgart/ at the Christian Morgenstern Schule in…

“With such thoughts will we meet one another”. Being a teacher in times of Corona

Matthias Braselmann, teacher at Windrather Talschule, Germany

In the book Towards the Deepening of Waldorf Education we read on page 58:

“With such…

Elewa Online Courses

Elewa has set up a course in which they

  • offer some ideas of how we can “invite our pupils into meaningful, creative and fun activities and…

Essence of Learning – Learning Support in Crisis Contexts

As part of her work for Caritas Switzerland, the educationalist Beatrice Rutishauser Ramm has developed an approach to help children with learning…

Schools across Europe: how do you cope with distance learning?

by Georg Jürgens, European Council for Steiner Waldorf Education

In the European Council for Steiner Waldorf Education, we follow the developments…

Corona pandemic – aspects and perspectives

by Matthias Girke, Georg Soldner, leader of the Medical Section at the Goetheanum

The current corona pandemic gives rise to completely new questions,…

Report from Beijing, China

by Kathy Hu, Nanshan Waldorf School Beijing, China

The situation in China is getting better and our school started digital school 4 weeks before. We…

Beyond the Classroom at Seattle Waldorf School. An example

by Bonnie Freundlich, Vanessa Kohlhaas, and Anouk Tompot

Dear SWS Families,

As we enter our first full week of Beyond the Classroom, we hope that…

Some guiding ideas on the current situation in schools

by Thomas Stöckli, leader of the Academy for Anthroposophical Education, Switzerland

We are currently in an exceptional international situation in…

We can manage in all circumstances: use modern technology and design simply daily home schedule

by Joep Eikenboom, grade 5 teacher at the Dordtse Vrije School, the Netherlands 

We live in unexpectedly unreal times. This coronavirus crisis…

School in Times of Corona. Some suggestions

by Christof Wiechert, Freelance work Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum

Over the past few weeks, various schools have asked for help with…

Teaching profession a relationship profession. New qualities in relationships possible?

by Florian Osswald, leader of the Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum

We find ourselves living in an extraordinary situation. In many parts of the…