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In the Country of Dragons – Development in China and Taiwan

Since the very beginning in 1994, Waldorf education has spread like wildfire in the Chinese-speaking world. In Taiwan, Waldorf education became publicly known after a national kindergarten conference in 1994.


China: Beijing Nan Shan School was created in September 2010 by a group of parents, teachers and Waldorf education enthusiasts. Its predecessor was Gong…

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China: The beginning of the Chinese Waldorf movement was made in 2004, with the establishing of a kindergarten in Chengdu. At the same time not only the first…

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Hancheng - Village School

Parents and teachers looking for educational alternatives in China usually first find the educational theory of Maria Montessori. After a while, however, and…

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The HeartSource Centre was founded in a village cottage in Tai Po commencing with a children summer program and subsequent mother toddler group based on…

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Hongkong - Highgate

China: Highgate House School is located in Hong Kong, the gateway to China. Since 1992 the initiative includes a kindergarten, which turned into a Waldorf…

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China: The former fishing village, which today is the metropolitan city of Zhuhai, is located in the coastal province of Huangdong (South China). Since 2007,…

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