Waldorf Education Builds Capacities

Preparing for Life: A short (17 min) movie from the Waldorf School of the Peninsula, which succinctly addresses the essence of Waldorf Education. Includes short interviews with students, parents, teachers and alumni. Directed by the award winning Paul Zeher. Also highly recommended is our own short movie, Circle of Light, describing the Waldorf School of…

Thomas Südhof, Waldorf Graduate, Nobel Laureate

Thomas Südhof, of Stanford University, was awarded the Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine (2013). Dr. Südhof’s grandparents had been early followers for Rudolf Steiner’s teaching, and worked for Waldorf schools before Hitler assumed power and banned the anthrophosophical movement. He graduated from the Hannover Waldorf school in 1975.