Waldorf Worldwide

A current article by Sven Saar on the challenges of globalising the Waldorf impulse: https://www.erziehungskunst.de/en/article/waldorf-worldwide/waldorf-worldwide-where-is-the-center/

The Waldorf Institute: ready to start its second year!

We are thrilled to welcome a second group of students this September, helping to create a thriving campus with over 40 people meeting each other every month, singing, moving, studying and working together. New tutors are joining us too: watch this space to be introduced to them!

<strong>The Waldorf Institute is applying for charitable status.</strong>

The Waldorf Institute is currently formed of a professional partnership between two experienced Waldorf teacher educators, Sven Saar and Alan Swindell. We are in the process of seeking to formalise our structure to create an organisation with a board of trustees and apply to the Charities Commission for charitable status. Interested in becoming a trustee […]

Waldorf Institute Open Event this week: Come and ask!

Our last Zoom Open Event this summer takes place on Tuesday 14th June at 7.30pm here: Topic: Waldorf Institute meeting roomTime: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85941944380 Meeting ID: 859 4194 4380Passcode: spirit It’s an open invitation but we particularly invite senior staff and school leaders this time: Meet the core […]

The Hands are leading the way!

An embedded, transformative Craft weekend for Waldorf Institute students. John Dewry said: “Give children something to do, not something to learn…the learning will be the result of the doing!” Over three days we were introduced to the value of “Learning by Doing” by Bernard, Sam and Jess, three highly skilled and experienced craftsmen. This is […]

Teacher education in the cinema?

Dear friends, “Un Monde” (“Playground”): a film to watch! This is a seven-year old’s perspective of starting school in urban France: a short movie about resilience in the face of bullying, and a child’s exposure to a world which she can only partly understand. Although a scripted movie, it feels very real: the camera shows […]

Waldorf Institute Direct

Dear friends, We do regular and extensive online work in Asia, Australia and Africa and are now offering WALDORF INSTITUTE DIRECT: a course of seminars specifically designed for East Asian countries, but with global and contemporary relevance. Check it out here:


Waldorf Institute Open Evening this Tuesday! Is there a future Waldorf teacher in you or in your life?WESTT has now become the WALDORF INSTITUTE: modern Teacher Education that is purposeful, rewarding and a lot of fun!You can meet us, some current and quite a few potential future students at our last Open Evening this term:This […]