WINTER 2017 CONFLUENCE IS HERE The new fall edition of Confluence features seven articles by seven members of the Alliance Board or Advisory Board on the seven Core Principles of Public Waldorf Education.  To subscribe and receive Confluence in you email … more

            To Access the Conference Brochure for Details   CONFERENCE REGISTRATION BEGINS ON DECEMBER 1   The Alliance’s 2018 conference that takes place over MLKing Jr. weekend on January 12-14, continues the ongoing conversation about … more

FALL 2017 CONFLUENCE IS HERE The new fall edition of Confluence features seven articles by seven members of the Alliance Board or Advisory Board on the seven Core Principles of Public Waldorf Education.  To subscribe and receive Confluence in you email … more

                HONORING BETTY STALEY A Celebration of 50 Years in Waldorf Education   On March 4, Lindon Hall at the Sacramento Waldorf School was the scene of a retirement party in celebration of … more

Core Principles of the Alliance of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education The Friday night keynote address was given by Alliance Board President Liz Beaven on the Core Principles of Public Waldorf Education. A colorful poster articulating the seven Core Principles … more

  IN THIS ISSUE   THE INTERVIEW   Confluence editor Chip Romer interviews Betty Staley on celebrating her 50th Anniversary as a Waldorf educator:  A Life Devoted to Waldorf Education   TEACHINGS   Jack Petrash offers a teacher’s reflection on Election … more

2017 Alliance Mini-Grants to Focus on School Gardens The deadline for submitting a proposal is midnight on SATURDAY, APRIL 1, 2017   GRANT RANGE:  $500 – $1,600   The Alliance Mini-Grants program is intended to deepen the theory and practice of … more

  SPRING 2017 CONTENTS   Chip Romer interviews Betty Staley on the 50th anniversary of her life in Waldorf education that includes foundational leadership of the Public Waldorf school movement. To read Betty’s biography go to A Celebration of Fifty Years in … more

Widening the Circle: Diversity / Equity / Innovation   IN THIS EDITION The Future of Public Waldorf Education: How Woodland Star Charter School serves a signifiant and growing population of Latino families and English Learners by Brooke Sevenau Betty Staley … more

After a summer of collaborative work, the Board of Directors of the Alliance adopted new Core Principles of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education at its September Board & Advisors Meeting, with the intention stated in the introduction to the seven core … more