Waldorf Early Childhood Education: An Introductory Reader
A selection from WECAN publications over the last thirty-five years, giving an essential and fundamental guide to our work.
Editor Shannon Honigblum, a Waldorf alum, has experience teaching all ages of students, and currently teaches kindergarten at the Austin Waldorf School. She is the author of Making a Family Home (SteinerBooks, 2010).
The Essentials of Waldorf Early Childhood Education – Susan Howard
The History of the Waldorf Kindergartens – Helmut von Kügelgen
Stages of Development in Early Childhood – Freya Jaffke
Thinking and the Consciousness of the Young Child – Renate Long-Breipohl
A Day in the Life of the Kindergarten – Ingeborg Schöttner
Working with the Will – Rune Bratlann
Practical Activities with the Young Child – Stephen Spitalny
Music in the Waldorf Kindergarten – Margret Constantini
Circle Time in Early Childhood – Nancy Foster
The Healing Power of Play – Joan Almon
Fostering Healthy Language Development in Young Children – Susan Weber The Pedagogical Value of Marionette and Table Puppet Shows – Bronja Zahlingen Working with Parents – Louise deForest
Spiritual Foundations of Waldorf Education – Michaela Glöckler