GMOs

What is a GMO? Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are made by forcing genes from one species, such as bacteria, viruses, animals, or humans, into the DNA of a food crop or animal in order to introduce a new trait. Why Should I Avoid GMOs? The American Academy of Environmental Medicine reported, “Several animal studies indicate…

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Are Waldorf Schools Religious?

  Rudolf Steiner founded an educational system called Waldorf, and also a spiritual philosophy called Anthroposophy. Waldorf Education and Anthroposophy share a perspective on the functioning of social beings, but one could easily work with Waldorf Education methods without ever touching on its connection to Anthroposophy in a didactic way. Educational ideas for Waldorf schools were developed out of…

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Early Childhood Program

The early childhood teachers engage in practical and artistic activities that the children can readily imitate (for example, baking, painting, gardening and hand crafts), adapting the work to the changing seasons and festivals of the year. The teacher nurtures the children’s power of imagination particular to the age. She does so by telling carefully selected stories and…

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