The Wisdom of Waldorf

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Pub Date: 08/27/2019

Pages: 128

Trim: 5 x 6

Publisher: Floris Books

Imprint: Floris Books

ISBN 13: 9781782506119

ISBN 10: 178250611X

Price: $12.95

Category: EDUCATION / Philosophy & Social Aspects

The Wisdom of Waldorf

By Patrice Maynard, Kevin Avison

Price: $12.95

Format:

Hardcover

About the Book

This is a beautiful gift book containing 100 inspirational reflections on Waldorf education and schools to mark the Waldorf 100 anniversary.

In 2019 the worldwide Waldorf community celebrates the centenary of the founding of the original Waldorf school, the first of thousands of Waldorf schools and kindergartens around the globe. This wonderful book celebrates the unique value that Waldorf education has brought to students, parents and communities.

The 100 reflections are both historical quotations from key figures from Waldorf history, including Rudolf Steiner, as well as original words of wisdom from eminent members of the modern Waldorf community worldwide. Alternatively insightful, moving and empowering, the carefully selected thoughts in Wisdom of Waldorf will be a source of enrichment and inspiration.

This hardback book is beautifully hand-designed with a jacket and ribbon marker, making it both an ideal gift and a treasured keepsake.

About the Book

A collection of historical and original reflections from a range of voices in Waldorf education to celebrate 100 years since the founding of the first Waldorf school.

Author

Patrice Maynard is the Director of Publications and Development at Research Institute for Waldorf Education in the US. She was a Waldorf class teacher at Hawthorne Valley school for many years and led the outreach and development section of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America. Kevin Avison has been a teacher in both state and Steiner schools. He is an executive officer to the Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship. He lives in Stourbridge, England and has two grown up children who were educated in Waldorf schools.Kevin Avison has been a teacher in both state and Steiner schools. He is an executive officer to the Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship. He lives in Stourbridge, England and has two grown up children who were educated in Waldorf schools.