June 4, 2018

Free, imaginative play offers children the chance to learn all the pre-academic skills they need, as demonstrated by this episode of storytelling in a four-to-six-year-old mixed-age kindergarten class.

May 25, 2018

This is the first in a series of posts from PCWS alumni. Elaine Maag, a former PCWS parent, addresses questions of parents who wonder if a Waldorf Early Childhood education, including Kindergarten, will prepare their children for First Grade in another environment.

April 6, 2018

There was a child went forth every day,

And the first object he look'd upon, that object he became; 

And that object became part of him for the day, or a certain part of the day,

Or for many years, or stretching cycles of years. 

- Walt Whitman, "There Was a Child" in Leav...

March 16, 2018

We adults need to remember: children just want to go outside and play with friends, and there’s a reason for that.

PCWS was fortunate to recently host Joan Almon, Director of the Alliance for Childhood and longtime early childhood educator, for a talk on how we can rais...

February 8, 2018

Learn how to invent simple stories for your child that will delight them for years.

January 18, 2018

Jack Petrash, longtime Waldorf educator, walks us through the phases of child development and how shifts in parenting can support children as they grow.

December 14, 2017

Interested in starting a school garden? Read about PCWS' process of going from rocky soil to an award-winning biodynamic garden in just months.

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