GRANT RANGE >  $250-$1000APPLICATION DEADLINE >  December 1, 2015   TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION    The Alliance mini-grant program is intended to deepen the theory and practice of Public Waldorf Education.   This year’s grant(s) will be awarded to support the … more

Member schools are encouraged to show the Alliance logo on their websites and indicate they are “A Member of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education.” To learn more about how the recent AWSNA-Alliance agreement impacts how we can communicate our message as Public … more

But for All Families  |  Shanna Mall, principle of the Winterberry Charter School in Anchorage, AK and Interim President of the Alliance shares an inside and personal story about the birth of Public Waldorf Education in the SPRING 2015 edition … more

Alliance advocacy recently resulted in a “win” for our members with the California Department of Education.  In March, Membership Chair Betsy Thagard and Waldorf administrators Chris Topham and Nikki Lloyd traveled to Sacramento to ask state officials for a permanent … more

Alliance Board and Advisors

On March 27, 2015 the Association for Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA) and the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education (the Alliance) announced a collaborative licensing agreement, which grants the use of the service mark Public Waldorf to the Alliance. … more

Cyber Civics workshop

Research Supports Limiting Screen Time for Young Children   Recently Patti Connolly and Diana Graber, digital literacy educators at the Journey School in Los Angeles, presented research that supports screen time limitations for young children that may help educators secure … more

Ida Oberman at school

The Whole Child and Urban Education: A Waldorf Perspective   What do the principles of Public Waldorf Education look like in a racially and culturally diverse inner-city neighborhood school in Oakland, CA?  Read an interview with Ida Oberman, executive director of the … more

View Bente Goldstein‘s slideshow presentation from her keynote address at the Alliance’s 2015 annual national conference, co-sponsored by Rudolf Steiner College. 

From Our Conference Chair We Have the Will to Work—Educating the Will for the 21st Century and Beyond By Marianne Kennedy Over 300 conference attendees were treated to a winter weekend feast this year at the Alliance Annual National Conference … more

WHAT: Mini-grant awards up to $1,000 THEME: Arts Alive in the Classroom This year’s mini-grants were awarded to help new initiative and developing schools provide quality materials and other support to arts activity in the classroom including painting, handwork, music … more