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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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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Thoughts on Advent from years gone by

Thoughts on Advent from years gone by Advent Festival Jeff Feldman 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

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Finding the Rhythm in your Child’s Day

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

Vancouver Waldorf School – Movie Monday Each Monday we will feature a short film relating to Waldorf Education. Perhaps a lecture, pedagogical content, sister-school production, or tutorial. Please enjoy today’s presentation: Finding the Rhythm in your Child’s Day From our friends at the Cedar Valley Waldorf School. Part 1 Part 2 Cedar Valley Waldorf School provides a holistic education that

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Half Magic Interview with Kim John Payne on Beautiful World

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

Half Magic Interview with Kim John Payne on Beautiful World Half Magic interview. Kim John Payne is an Australian who has for 24 years worked as a counsellor, adult educator, consultant/researcher and educator. About Kim John Payne A consultant and trainer to over 110 U.S. independent and public schools, Kim John Payne, M.ED, has been a school counsellor, adult educator,

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A Window into Waldorf

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

A Window into Waldorf From The Three Rivers Waldorf School. Are you seeking an education for your child that… is a journey, and not a race? integrates art, music and movement into a classical academic education? deeply respects children? reinforces your child’s connection with nature? nurtures an enthusiasm for learning? motivates children intrinsically? nourishes the spirit of the child? provides

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Rudolf Steiner and Carl Jung

Vancouver Waldorf School | Movie Monday

Correlations between Rudolf Steiner and Carl Jung Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Carl G. Jung and Rudolf Steiner 11-2-2012, Robert McDermott and Sean Kelly (HD) * 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

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Christmastide

Vancouver Waldorf School | Christmas Tide | Festivals

Christmastide At the Winter Solstice, on Christmastide, the Earth breathes in. The seed babies are deep underground and the animals, in their shaggy coats, are warm in their barns or dens. We draw the stars into our homes by lighting candles and placing lights on our trees. Our outdoor activities are reduced dramatically. And we become more contemplative as we

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3rd Candle of Advent

Vancouver Waldorf School | Gnome Garden | Advent

3rd Candle of Advent The third light of Advent is the light of beasts– All await the birth, from the greatest and in least. photo credit:http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Liesel_16-12-2012_3._Advent.jpg

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