TWS25/Waldorf100 Interview Eight: Jennifer O’Brien

The eighth interview in our TWS 25/Waldorf 100 anniversary series features TWS kindergarten teacher Jennifer O’Brien. Jennifer is one of TWS’s founders, working as Linda Braun’s kindergarten assistant in TWS’s very first kindergarten class.  She has remained at TWS ever since, working and supporting this growing, and now thriving, school in innumerable ways. In this […]

TWS25/Waldorf100 Interview Seven: Heidi Johnson

Interview seven of our TWS25/Waldorf 100 anniversary series is with TWS Movement Education teacher Heidi Johnson. Heidi started the Movement Education program at TWS 19 years ago, and in this interview she shares her perspective on the importance of movement, believing in her students, and meeting them where they are.

Behind the Videos: Interview with Seth Pepper

  The TWS25/Waldorf 100 anniversary video project is the work of many hearts and minds. One of the initial sparks for this idea came from TWS parent and fresh! committee chair Sariya Jarasviroj Brown, who brought the idea to a M.O.R.E. (marketing, outreach, retention, and enrollment) meeting, where it truly caught fire. Sariya’s inspiration came […]

TWS25/Waldorf100 Interview 3: Jimmy Gehrels

As we continue to celebrate the 25th anniversary of TWS and the 100th anniversary of Waldorf Education, we share our third video in the anniversary series: an interview with alumni student, Jimmy Gehrels, currently Assistant Director of Alumni Letterwinners for the University of Arizona Foundation. As a graduate of Tucson Waldorf School’s first set of graduating […]

TWS 25/Waldorf 100 Interview 2: Powell Brumm

This school year (2018-2019), TWS celebrates its 25th anniversary; on September 19, 2019, Waldorf Education celebrates its 100th anniversary. As we continue to honor both notable anniversaries, we share our second video in the series: an interview with alumni student, Powell Brumm, who is currently in graduate school at the University of Southern California in pursuit of […]

TWS 25/Waldorf 100 Interview 1: Grant Anderson

This school year (2018-2019), TWS celebrates its 25th anniversary; on September 19, 2019, Waldorf Education celebrates its 100th anniversary. To honor both, we will be sharing memories, lessons, and inspiration from our past and present community members, as we consider our future both as a school and as an educational movement. Our first interview is […]