Are you a newcomer to Tucson Waldorf School? Are you a TWS old-timer who still has some questions about our curriculum and pedagogical methods? Questions are highly valued in a Waldorf school! Are these some of yours: What is anthroposophy and who is Rudolf Steiner? Why does Waldorf teach reading differently? What is Michaelmas and […]
My TWS experience made me more imaginative, more optimistic, not as negative as others. I see how something might be good, such as a classroom assignment. In architecture, peers rely on other media and images to get their ideas. I can use my imagination more–I don’t need something else to look at. I can just start drawing. I think I had more respect for the teachers in high school and college because of my Waldorf education.
Join us for a Parent Workshop on Saturday, October 21 from 9:00 to 10:30am. A Teacher Workshop will follow from 12:00 to 3:00pm. Lynn St. Pierre presents Wilma Ellersiek’s work designed for the young child. Her finger plays and movement games include gesture, rhythm, rhyming verse, full body movement and singing in the mood of […]
Scheduled weekly by appointment, our tours are for adults only and offer an overview presentation on the Waldorf education offered here at TWS from parent-child classes through eighth grade. Visitors will also have an opportunity to briefly observe class in progress at several grade levels as well as to see examples of student work. Tours […]
Preparing for Life - a video by our friends at The Waldorf School of the Peninsula