Apr 25

Welcome Cynthia Way, Lead Teacher, Class of 2027

In Waldorf education, the lead main lesson teacher stays with students over the duration/course of multiple years, ideally from grade one all the way through grade eight. Class teachers stay with the same students to become a steady authority in a child’s life. Waldorf schools maintain this practice because solid relationships between teachers, students and parents are beneficial to social and intellectual learning. Not only does this allow the teacher to appreciate a deep understanding of each student’s gifts, but it also allows the establishment of deeper connection.

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May 2

SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age

Media is pervasive and it’s affecting the everyday lives of our families. This is why The Waldorf School of Philadelphia is thrilled to present SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age, a documentary about one of the biggest parenting issue of our time. Wednesday, May 18th 2016 @ 7.00 p.m. at The Waldorf School of Philadelphia, 6000 Wayne Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144.

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Nov 16

Children’s Saturday Art Classes

Saturday art classes for children from 3rd through 8th grade at The Waldorf School of Philadelphia. Enrolling now through January 2016. Join in the fun of learning about the lives of artists from the past and present. In this series, we will touch on Impressionism, Surrealism, Naïve Art, Botanical Illustration and Story Telling. Inspired by the work of the artists we study, the children will explore color, light, and style.

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