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  • A Family Destroyed

    Posted by Christopherus

    As many of you know, a terrible tragedy unfolded in our larger Waldorf homeschooling community last weekend. A father killed his three little children and his wife and then killed himself. The mother was dear to many in the larger community -…

  • Two More Wonderful Books

    Posted by Christopherus

    Quick announcement – we have now added two more wonderful books to our very carefully selected and very small selection of books written not-by-us which we sell in our Bookstore. The books are Mitten Strings From God: Reflections for Mothers in…

  • New – two wonderful books to help on your journey!

    Posted by Christopherus

    As Christopherus grows and as we expand our work, we intend to increase our offerings to you all. We are now launching a very small, very select range of books which we feel will complement and enrich every family, whether…

  • Newsletter – Escuela Caracol

    Posted by Christopherus

    Here’s a link to the Escuela Caracol website – escuelacaracol.org –  a wonderful Wadorf inspired project in Guatemala. I wrote about this project last year in my newsletter, The Homeschool Journey. Again, we urge all of you to consider making…

  • Waldorf in Sierra Leone

    Posted by Christopherus

    Just recently I found out about a Waldorf school in Sierra Leone. A friend mentioned she had met a teacher from there who was on the same Waldorf teacher training course as she. I had no idea that there were…

  • More on CA Homeschoolers Ruling

    Posted by Christopherus

    Just to follow up a bit on this…. this blog entry caused quite a flurry of discussion on my internet discussion forum. Many people were concerned about ramifications for their own states and there was also some concern about exactly…

  • Christopherus Family Camps

    Posted by Christopherus

    Christopherus is growing! Our work is expanding and deepening on a number of different fronts – I would lie to share one of these possibilities with you. We are currently exploring the possibility of hosting a Early Years Family Camp in…

  • A Plea

    Posted by Christopherus

    As we enter this holiday season, a time of thanks and blessing for so many people around the world, I would like to share with you information about two very special projects which strive to bring peace and understanding to children and…

  • Wonder Ranch Problems

    Posted by Christopherus

    We received the following notice from our friend and fellow homeschooler Lucie Smoker. Please everyone, remove Wonder Ranch from your links pages so that people don’t get misled by this person who has done this. Poor Lucie – she is…

  • New article: School Readiness

    Posted by Christopherus

    We have just added a new article to the website: School Readiness: A Developmental View by Earl J. Ogletree is taken from a 1990 issue of the British journal Steiner Education (then known as Child and Man) and looks at…

  • Publications Age Guide

    Posted by Christopherus

    We thought that parents might appreciate some guidance as to which of our publications would be most suitable for them according to the age of their children.  So we’ve added the Publications Age Guide to the website: it goes through…

  • Musings on Moving

    Posted by Christopherus

    This article first appeared in the Homeschool Journey newsletter, March 2005 Usually each month I write a longish article on some topic which strikes my fancy, often accompanied by a practical list of ideas and tips following on from the…

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