Magnificent Marvel Supersale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | March 26, 2015

    Kyle Boelte: IMG Selfies, Memoir, and the World Beyond the Self



    When I was a teenager in Colorado during the late '90s, I liked to climb 14ers — 14,000-foot mountains. I'd often hike with friends, and at... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$13.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton Education- General
2 Burnside Education- Waldorf School
1 Hawthorne Education- General
1 Local Warehouse Textbooks- General

Understanding Waldorf Education

by

Understanding Waldorf Education Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Since their inception over 80 years ago, Waldorf Schools have offered a much-needed model for educational reform. Understanding Waldorf Education: Teaching from the Inside Out, provides a compelling, clearly written picture of the key components of a Waldorf Education. Through the insights and reflections of one of America's most experienced Waldorf class teachers, we are given a clear, common sense understanding of this uncommon education.

Synopsis:

Written by a teacher with more than 25 years of experience, this book offers a jargon-free view of Waldorf schools with their philosophy of the importance of a three-dimensional education. Through learning experiences that involve all of the senses, children use a variety of intelligences to develop thought, feeling, and intentional, purposeful activity. Whether youre a Waldorf parent or teacher, or you just want to learn more about these innovative educational concepts, this book contains important ideas on learning that you can apply today.

Synopsis:

A jargon-free view of Waldorf education, its philosophy, and innovative educational concepts.

About the Author

Jack Petrash has been a teacher at the Washington Waldorf School for 25 years. He is on the editorial board of "Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice".

Product Details

ISBN:
9780876592465
Author:
Petrash, Jack
Publisher:
Gryphon House
Foreword by:
Gatto, John Taylor
Foreword:
Gatto, John Taylor
Subject:
General
Subject:
Experimental Methods
Subject:
Waldorf method of education
Subject:
General education.
Subject:
Education-General
Subject:
Education : Experimental Methods
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Preschool & Kindergarten
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20020931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
40 Illustrations and photographs
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7 x 10 in

Other books you might like

  1. Children at Play: Using Waldorf... Used Trade Paper $4.95
  2. Festivals, Family and Food Used Trade Paper $9.50
  3. Education: An Introductory Reader... New Trade Paper $18.25
  4. Foundations of Waldorf Education... New Trade Paper $22.75
  5. How to Raise an Amazing Child the... Used Trade Paper $13.95
  6. All Year Round Used Trade Paper $14.95

Related Subjects

Education » Classroom Resources
Education » General
Education » Waldorf School
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
Textbooks » General

Understanding Waldorf Education Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$13.95 In Stock
Product details 192 pages Gryphon House - English 9780876592465 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Written by a teacher with more than 25 years of experience, this book offers a jargon-free view of Waldorf schools with their philosophy of the importance of a three-dimensional education. Through learning experiences that involve all of the senses, children use a variety of intelligences to develop thought, feeling, and intentional, purposeful activity. Whether youre a Waldorf parent or teacher, or you just want to learn more about these innovative educational concepts, this book contains important ideas on learning that you can apply today.
"Synopsis" by ,
A jargon-free view of Waldorf education, its philosophy, and innovative educational concepts.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.