Gr 12 Project Presentations 2018

Gr 12 Project Presentations Save the date – this event is not to be missed! March 4, 2018 As the culmination of the past year’s work, the Grade Twelve Presentations provide the opportunity for our graduating students to demonstrate their readiness to move on from a High School learning environment into their chosen paths as young adults. The Grade Twelve Projects

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VWS Alumni Corner – Michelle Nagle

Who is Doing What VWS Alumni Corner Interview with Michelle Nagle (nee Alexandre), Class of 1998 VWS: Tell me about your work and education after graduating from the VWS. (post-secondary schooling, travel, work experience, family, etc.) MN: After spending nine years at VWS and graduating in 1998, I spent a year working and travelling. I then attended UVic where I completed an Arts

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Waldorf – The Sense of Wonder

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

Waldorf – The Sense of Wonder Waldorf – The Sense of Wonder from Endless Echo on Vimeo. A lasting interest in science and nature doesn’t start in the classroom. It starts knee-deep in the mud. Still photography by Iwonka Piotrowska. Additional summer and fall drone photography by Nick Patrick. Animation by Ross Charnock. Transcripts by Jessica Nel. Produced, shot and

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Why Waldorf?

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

Why Waldorf “Why Waldorf?” – a film about Waldorf education from the Marin Waldorf School. * The Vancouver Waldorf School provides an experiential, age-appropriate approach to education based on the insights of Rudolf Steiner that inspires students to love learning, to be creative, open-minded, and compassionate. With a curriculum that integrates all academics with the arts and social learning, Waldorf

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The Gift of Learning

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

The Gift of Learning Conveying the benefits to humanity of Steiner education. The Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship commissioned ITN to make this short film to look at some of the key features of a Steiner School including: This video can be purchased on DVD from http://www.steinerwaldorf.org/thegiftoflearningdvd.html The Gift of Learning * The Vancouver Waldorf School provides an experiential, age-appropriate approach

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The Challenge

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

Film: The Challenge Steiner Education, extended excerpt from ‘The Challenge of Rudolf Steiner’ by Jonathan Stedall. For further information about Steiner education please see www.steinerwaldorf.org. For more information about the film and Jonathan Stedall please see jonathanstedall.co.uk. * The Vancouver Waldorf School provides an experiential, age appropriate approach to education based on the insights of Rudolf Steiner that inspires students

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Everything Can Happen (because everything is true)

Everything Can Happen (because everything is true): Grade 12 Play Saturday May 20th at 8:00pm and Sunday May 21st at 7:30pm Studio 1398 on Granville Island Tickets are $7 each (available from High School or Grade School Office). Seating is limited, so please purchase your tickets in advance (remaining tickets will be available at the door). Appropriate for audiences Grade 8

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What are the results of a Waldorf Education?

Vancouver Waldorf School | Rock Fall Leaves

What are the results of a Waldorf Education? Waldorf parents often carry the question: What happens to Waldorf school graduates after they leave high school? Phase II of the Survey of Waldorf Graduates (2007) from the Research Institute for Waldorf Education gives us an insight into the typical qualities of Waldorf school graduates. The survey was based on a sample

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VWS Alumni Corner – Max Cameron

Who is Doing What VWS Alumni Corner Interview with Max Cameron, Class of 2010 VWS: Tell me about your work and education after graduating from the VWS. MC: I worked many odd jobs for a couple of years before being pushed to go back to school by my family. After much debate, I decided on a brewery program in Niagara but I

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Chinese New Year Celebration

Chinese New Year Celebration Join the 2nd annual Chinese New Year celebration at VWS and welcome the year of the Dog! When: March 2, 3:20 – 5:30 Where: Vancouver Waldorf School Featuring: Art & Dance Performances, Chinese String Tea House, Crafts, Painting & Calligraphy Activities, Snacks & More! *Join our fabulous team of volunteers! Sign-up sheet available in the hallway. View

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The Advent Festival

The Advent Festival One of the most important aspects of a Waldorf education is the celebration of festivals. In our modern, urban lives, it becomes perhaps even more important to highlight nature’s key transitional points as ways of reminding us that, in spite of how it may seem, we are not separate from nature. In addition to helping to keep

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VWS Alumni Corner – Tatiana Kuehn-Gunby

Who is Doing What VWS Alumni Corner Interview with Tatiana Kuehn-Gunby, Class of 2013 VWS: Tell me about your work and education after graduating from the VWS. TKG: I took a year off after graduating from VWS and travelled to southeast Asia. It was really an amazing experience. It was eye-opening to be emersed in another culture that’s so different from anything

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VWS Alumni Corner – Kiera Chase

Who is Doing What VWS Alumni Corner Interview with Kiera Chase, Class of 2007 VWS: Tell me about your work and education after graduating from the VWS. (post-secondary schooling, travel, work experience, family, etc.) KC: I travelled for a year right after graduating from high school and spent six months in India and several months working in Corsica. When I returned to Vancouver,

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