Free Videos and Recordings
From Myth to History
The Changing Consciousness of the Human Being
by Donna Simmons
A must-listen-to to help understand the foundation of Waldorf education.
This talk was given by Donna at the 2010 Christopherus conference.
The basis of Waldorf education;
The impulse for freedom and science in Western civilization from Ancient India, Ancient Persia, Chaldea and Egypt, the Greco-Roman world, Europe and beyond;
A sweeping historical overview with commentary on how this is approached in the classroom.
Waldorf as Therapeutic Education
At essence, Waldorf is a form of truly therapeutic education.
by Donna Simmons
This talk is about how Waldorf values all aspects of the child – spiritual, emotional, intellectual, physical. Waldorf education can, in the home, help nurture and support our children, especially those with challenges such as:
Bringing Waldorf to Homeschoolers
By Donna Simmons
Session one of a four part series on “The Essence of Waldorf”
How is Waldorf education different from other forms of education? How can we work with it at home? How does Waldorf education find expression through Christopherus? Click here to learn more about the entire “The Essence of Waldorf” series.
Big Picture Planning
Listen to Amy McGehee-Lee, homeschooling mom and the creator of the Christopherus’ planner and Barbara Benson, our Homeschool Consultant talk about the following: Overall vision of yearly homeschooling goals, the value of early planning, homeschooling multiple children, flexibility in schedules, main lessons and secondary lessons, importance of personal reflection, how to use the CHR website to help with your homeschool planning.