May 2
2016

SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age

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Media is pervasive and it’s affecting the everyday lives of our families. This is why The Waldorf School of Philadelphia is thrilled to present SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age, a documentary about one of the biggest parenting issue of our time. Wednesday, May 18th 2016 @ 7.00 p.m. at The Waldorf School of Philadelphia, 6000 Wayne Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144.

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Apr 29
2016

Character Education in Waldorf Schools

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Andy Warhol famously said that, “In the future, everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.” And in the age of Youtube, Vine, Periscope and other all-access broadcast channels, it seems he may be correct. This quote turned concept has embedded itself in the modern American psyche to the point where many of us, and our children, strive to cultivate our personalities, and our successes, more so than our characters. This was not always the case.

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Mar 1
2016

Waldorf Education: Creating Leaders for the 21st Century

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With our world changing exponentially before us, we must ask: What do children need to learn today in order to succeed in the future? Most experts agree that we need future leaders who can learn within, and adapt to, ever-changing environments. it is no longer about what to learn; it’s about learning how to learn. Waldorf Education fosters skills for the 21st century – critical and creative thinking, positive motivation and the curious engagement needed to ensure determination.

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