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Volcanic eruption on La Palma: Emergency pedagogical mission

For a month, the Cumbre Vieja volcano on La Palma has been spewing lava and soot. Air traffic to the island is now possible again. According to the European Union's Copernicus Emergency Monitoring Service, 1817 buildings have fallen victim to the boiling lava since the volcano began erupting. More…

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In September, the International Campus Waldorf (ICW) launched its online lecture series on CORE VALUES OF WALDORF EDUCATION. A group of lecturers from many countries will lecture in English on this topic from 14 September to 12 December 2021 on Tuesdays from 19:00-20:30. Participation is free and…

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SteinerWaldorf.World: New Interactive World Map

With an interactive world map, the new SteinerWaldorf.World website makes the global network of Waldorf education tangible - and thus raises the international cooperation of schools, kindergartens, universities and other institutions working in Waldorf education to a new level: "We are continuing…

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WOW Day 2020: Journeys to school

Despite the restrictions due to the Corona pandemic, some pupils and students managed to participate in the WOW Day and organise fundraisers. The proceeds went to Waldorf schools, Waldorf kindergartens and therapeutic schools all over the world. We have asked some of the projects in receipt of WOW…

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Playground Containers for Children in Flooded Areas

After the Friends of Waldorf Education deployed emergency pedagogy in the flooded area in the Ahr valley, we provided the community of Rech with a mobile playground. In this way children have a safe place to play in the midst of an environment still scarred by the floods.

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École du Village in Haiti: Close to the epicenter

On 14th August, a powerful earthquake shook the island state of Haiti. The École du Village Waldorf school in Torbeck is located only a few kilometres away from Les Cayes, the town most affected by the quake. The epicentre of the earthquake, measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale, was only about 40…

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At last! Lessons return at the Escuela Caracol

The Escuela Caracol in San Marcos La Laguna has always been a role model. It was initially the only school in Guatemala to teach the Mayan language – Kaqchikel – in addition to Spanish. State schools followed this example. The school's children come from families belonging to the Mayan peoples as…

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Lots of outdoor teaching and learning at Kildare Steiner School

Kildare Steiner School is an independent, multi-denominational school in County Kildare that receives no state funding. In Ireland, too, the pandemic led to increased unemployment and reduced income for many people - school fees could no longer be paid in the usual way. How a school day unfolded…

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2021 List of all Waldorf Schools around the world

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The latest version of the List of all Waldorf Schools was published in May 2021. In the Waldorf World List you will find the addresses of all Waldorf Schools, Waldorf Kindergartens, Waldorf Associations and Waldorf Teacher Trainings worldwide. It is updated at least once a year and published as a…

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Joint Action: Corona Help. Reliable lessons for the children in the Khayelitsha township

The Zenzeleni School for Creative Education is located in one of the townships around Cape Town. The parents of most of the children who go to school here earn their money with their own small businesses, selling vegetables or fruit. Others find work in the hospitality industry, or in tourism.…

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