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Blog: The Light of Aurora

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AWS Blog:The Light of Aurora

Our school song, The Light of Aurora, inspired the name of our school Blog. May the light of wisdom embodied in Waldorf education shine out into our community!


The Surprising Ways Waldorf Education Prepared my Children for Life  (and why it’s worth the tuition money)

The Surprising Ways Waldorf Education Prepared my Children for Life (and why it’s worth the tuition money)

First, let me dispel a myth. There is no school utopia, and despite the brilliance of our children, I have yet to experience the heavens opening when my child arrives at a new place – a high school,...
Jul 21, 2021
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Let Us Play!

Let Us Play!

When was the last time you played? Rudolf Steiner, the founder of Waldorf education, gave a picture of human beings as having three distinct yet interconnected aspects: thinking (brain), feeling (h...
Jun 17, 2021
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Why are Parents Choosing Waldorf Education?

Why are Parents Choosing Waldorf Education?

Students enjoy lessons outdoors at AWS! Why are parents choosing Waldorf education today? When asked why they choose Aurora Waldorf School, this is what some parents have to say: Plant...
May 19, 2021
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Resilience and Waldorf Education

Resilience and Waldorf Education

A couple of decades ago, I asked my nursery class parents what they wished more than anything that their children should take with them as capacities from our school. Happiness! The ability to make a ...
Apr 13, 2021
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Alumni Reflections

Alumni Reflections

Alumna Brooke McAdam continues to enjoy involvement in the AWS community The reflections shared by our alumni at the fourth annual Alumni Panel were inspiring and reaffirming. Once again, Brooke M...
Mar 19, 2021
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