Thank you for your interest in the work of the Pedagogical Section!
Who are we? The Pedagogical Section is part of the School of Spiritual Science at the Goetheanum and is connected to all educational centres which work on the basis of anthroposophy. Would you like to get in touch with us?
What are our tasks? The task of the Pedagogical Section are educational research and the support of anthroposophically inspired pedagogy. One of the most important aims of the Section is to stimulate a renewal of education out of its original sources in support of and in dialogue with educators active in Waldorf and Rudolf Steiner kindergartens, schools other institutions world wide.
Activities of the Pedagogical Section:
Independent and self-directed research and development of anthroposophical pedagogy
Co-operation with other researchers
Establishing contacts with representatives of other educational approaches
Organising and running conferences, seminars and colloquia both at the Goetheanum and elsewhere
Participation in inter-school activities
Visiting schools, working with colleagues
Publishing papers such as the Journal of the Section
International cooperation with other Section working groups and international bodies
Our annual report will give you a summary of our activities in the past year