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

  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

The Fall Confluence will address key themes of the 2017  Conference. THE INTERVIEW will feature Betty Staley speaking with Dr. Linda Williams. The TEACHINGS article by Jeff Lough will look at special education best practices in Public Waldorf schools. Editor Chip Romer will report FROM THE FIELD on … more

        A Charter School Perspective   By Donald Samson   Is it possible for a public Waldorf charter school to reflect the same depth, joy, magic and artistic as well as academic excellence as a private Waldorf … more

  In March, the Boards of Directors of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education and the Association of Waldorf School of North America signed a letter renewing the mandate of the Joint Venture Committee, formed one year ago, to implement … more

This year we offer 14 workshops and 14 breakout groups across two campuses, at both Rudolf Steiner College and the Sacramento Waldorf School.   Online registration begins on December 1 at  http://www.rudolfsteinercollege.edu/events/alliance-national-conference   To view the conference brochure with workshop … more