Thinking about enrolling at a Steiner Waldorf school? A Guide on what to expect

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There are many ways to educate a child. This the second in a series of articles in which we will be exploring alternative ways of learning outside the traditional state education system, and explaining what makes them different, and unique. Following our look at a Montessori education, this article puts Steiner Waldorf Schools under the microscope. If you’re interested in... Read more »

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Thinking about a Montessori education? What should you expect

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There are many ways to educate a child. This is one of a series of articles in which we will be exploring alternative ways of learning outside the traditional state education system, and explaining what makes them different, and unique. This series starts with an in-depth look at a Montessori education. So where did the Montessori movement... Read more »

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Is schooling the best we can do?

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We tend to accept school as the only form of educational provision. It’s certainly what we’re used to. But is it really the best way to help our children develop? Over ten years home educating, and roughly the same teaching in conventional schools, has raised many doubts in my mind as to the answer to... Read more »

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It’s Anti-Bullying Week, how can we make a difference?

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Anti-Bullying Week throws the spotlight on the activities of the Anti-Bullying Alliance, a coalition of organisations and individuals that work together to stop bullying and create safe environments for children and young people.  This year, the Anti-Bullying Week focus is on getting children and young people to take the lead in using new technologies to... Read more »

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