WECAN’s Early Childhood Video Series
These six videos were filmed at Waldorf schools around the US illustrating the six key elements of a Waldorf early childhood education.
“Why Waldorf?” – Marin Waldorf School, A Film by Paul Zehrer
Preparing for Life
The New York Times sparked national media coverage with its front page story on why Silicon Valley parents are turning to Waldorf education. This film picks up where that story left off. “Preparing for Life” takes viewers inside the Waldorf School of the Peninsula where the focus is on developing the capacities for creativity, resilience, innovative thinking, and social and emotional intelligence over rote learning. Entrepreneurs, Stanford researchers, investment bankers, and parents who run some of the largest hi-tech companies in the world, weigh-in on what children need to navigate the challenges of the 21st Century in order to find success, purpose, and joy in their lives.
NBC Nightly News – Waldorf School of the Peninsula WATCH
CNN – Waldorf School of the Peninsula WATCH
New York Times Article READ
Online Waldorf Library READ
Sleep research READ
Sleep times READ
Importance of Play READ