Many thanks to our Waldorf colleagues at the Essentials in Education Blog for this post, which illuminates one of the great challenges in how we evaluate the success of our children’s education these days. What a child experiences as they move through their day often has a more lasting impact than the content they are […]
The Dark Side of America’s Achievement Culture
Back by popular demand, this documentary provides an intimate view of the pressure on today’s students who lead lives packed with activities leaving little room for down-time. This film reveals the silent epidemic in the nation’s schools: cheating is commonplace, students are disengaged, and stress-related illness and depression are rampant. Young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired. Adults only. Babes in arms welcome. Call 520.325.5514 or email email@example.com to RSVP.
Learn more and ask questions about our Early Childhood and Grades Programs.
Kindergarten Presentation & Early Childhood Open House
10:30 – 11:30 am
3349 E. Presidio Road
Grades 1-8 Overview Open House
12:00 – 1:00 pm
3605 E. River Road
Reservations recommended. Childcare provided by RSVP. Call 520.325.5514 or email presidio@TucsonWaldorf.org
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Join us for a Talk & Tour with a short overview presentation, tour of our beautiful classrooms, and a Q & A with our facu
This award-winning documentary of one father’s desperate search for a way to help a generation of children reconnect with nature takes many twists and turns. The film opens with a scene where David Bond experiences quite a battle with his young children who are not interested in leaving their captivating screens to go outside to […]
Wishing TWS parent, Dante Lauretta, and the entire OSIRIS-REx team a successful launch on Thursday at Cape Canaveral! Link to New York Times article
Waldorf 101 will be an informal exploration of the origins and aims of Waldorf Education, as well as an introduction to the philosophy and worldview that stands behind it. Among the questions we’ll explore are: – What is a human being? – What is the function of education? – How does Waldorf Education prepare students […]
Join us on Wednesday, October 19th at 6:00 pm at the Tucson Waldorf School, 3605 East River Road for the screening and lively guided discussion with TWS faculty following film. Treasuring Childhood Events are generally designed for adults. Babes-in-arms welcomed. Admission is free. Please R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org . From the filmmaker: A revolutionary, award winning […]
Application Checklist Step 1: Contact Please contact our Enrollment Director, Rebecca Briamonte at 520.529.1032 for a brief conversation and to schedule your private or group tour (Talk & Tour). Step 2: Parent Visit Attend a Talk & Tour. Step 3: Application After your Talk & Tour, you are invited to apply. To begin your application, […]
More Than Honey – A Documentary on Bees In the last few years, Tucson Waldorf School has established a great relationship with The Loft Cinema. We feel deeply fortunate to have the unique opportunity of collaborating with this Tucson gem: a local, independent, art house cinema that is a non-profit organization supported entirely by the […]
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 […]
The evening featured a farm to table Moroccan feast, locally crafted beer, wine and dancing. Contributions to the Waldorf community were made through bidding on themed baskets and through the giving tree. Many thanks to our sponsors and all those who helped make the evening a success including: The Canelo Project; Circo Vino; Dos Cabezas […]
Betty Staley visited the Tucson Waldorf School on Wednesday, January 14 as part of our Treasuring Childhood Film & Lecture Series. We had a full house of over 100 people to hear Betty’s Lecture on Parenting the Adolescent in Challenging Times. We are happy to share her wisdom and knowledge of development with you…