Waldorf Reading List

There are many books about Waldorf Education. The following are just a few of the most easily accessible and readable.

Understanding Waldorf Education: Teaching from the Inside Out by Jack Petrash
Waldorf Education: A Family Guide, a lively selection of many articles on
 curriculum, festivals, parenting and much more. by Pamela Johnson Fenner and Karen Rivers

You Are Your Child’s First Teacher, Third Edition: Encouraging Your Child’s Natural Development from Birth to Age Six This is a wonderful introduction to the principles of Waldorf education as they apply to early childhood development. By Rahima Baldwin.
School As a Journey: The Eight-Year Odyssey of a Waldorf Teacher and His Class  An experienced Waldorf class teacher describes his experience taking a class from Grade One to Grade Eight. By Torin Finser.
School Renewal: A Spiritual Journey for Change Describes the personal and organization challenges that often face people working together in the Waldorf school environment. By Torin Finser.
 Stop Teaching Our Kids to Kill : A Call to Action Against TV, Movie and Video Game Violence The title says it all. By Lt. Col. Dave Grossman.
Vision in Action: Working with Soul and Spirit in Small Organisations (Social Ecology) Offers
 great insight into the stages of development of organizations like ours. By Christopher Schaefer and Tyno Voors.
Republican Academies Republican Academies: Rudolf Steiner on Self-management, Experiential Study and Self-education in the Life of a College of Teachers A compelling look at Steiner’s perspective that how teachers work together in a school is as important as how they teach in the classroom. By Francis Gladstone.