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  • What Knitting Can Teach You About Math
    by Smithsonian Magazine on March 5, 2019 at 9:00 am

    Read this article about a math class with no calculators. Instead, students learn advanced math by drawing pictures, playing with beach balls—and knitting! The post What Knitting Can Teach You About Math appeared first on Rudolf Steiner School. […]

  • Teaching is a Work of Heart
    by Rudolf Steiner School on February 19, 2019 at 11:25 pm

    The whole community came together, shared a little love and raised funds that not only doubled last year’s amount, but reach beyond our goal! This money goes directly to the faculty development budget, providing financial support to teachers seeking educational enrichment opportunities. Thank […]

  • Should You Teach Your Kids to Code?
    by Slate on February 5, 2019 at 9:00 am

    The post Should You Teach Your Kids to Code? appeared first on Rudolf Steiner School. […]

  • An Evening of Poetry at Steiner
    by Rudolf Steiner School on February 3, 2019 at 7:43 pm

    Our community had an intimate and special evening together at our recent Poetry Café: Celebrating the Literary Work of Our Community. The post An Evening of Poetry at Steiner appeared first on Rudolf Steiner School. […]

  • A Simple Way to Better Remember Things: Draw a Picture
    by The New York Times on January 18, 2019 at 10:48 pm

    Activating more parts of your brain helps stuff stick. The post A Simple Way to Better Remember Things: Draw a Picture appeared first on Rudolf Steiner School. […]

  • How to Get Your Mind to Read
    by The New York Times on December 14, 2017 at 3:22 pm

    “Current (public) education practices show that reading comprehension is misunderstood.  It’s treated like a general skill that can be applied with equal success to all texts. Rather, comprehension is intimately intertwined with knowledge.” Continue reading on The New York […]

  • Students learn more effectively from print textbooks than screens, study says
    by Business Insider on October 30, 2017 at 6:32 pm

    The post Students learn more effectively from print textbooks than screens, study says appeared first on Rudolf Steiner School. […]

  • Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?
    by The Atlantic on August 24, 2017 at 6:26 pm

    The post Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? appeared first on Rudolf Steiner School. […]

  • VIDEO: Kim John Payne at Steiner
    by Rudolf Steiner School on August 23, 2017 at 6:36 pm

    im John Payne gave a well received talk to an at-capacity audience for just under two hours, including a Q&A, on March 1, 2016. He began his talk by clarifying that he is not anti-technology, but rather pro-family. The post VIDEO: Kim John Payne at Steiner appeared first on Rudolf Steiner […]

  • VIDEO: Ackerman Institute Talk
    by Rudolf Steiner School on August 23, 2017 at 6:35 pm

    The Rudolf Steiner School welcomed representatives from the Ackerman Institute into our community on March 8 for an evening of learning and understanding about gender diversity and best practice guidelines for transgender and gender-expansive students. The post VIDEO: Ackerman Institute Talk […]