The Art of Education: an introductory course
“Out of an ever-deepening understanding of the essential, spiritual nature of the human being, teachers will be able to create an Art of Education” Rudolf Steiner
The Art of Education is a one-year part-time program offered by Samford Valley Steiner School for those interested in beginning or deepening their understanding of anthroposophy.
The program develops participants’ knowledge, understanding and practical experience of Steiner education and the spiritual impulse of Anthroposophy.
The Art of Education comprises of four modules, with 8 workshop sessions spread across the year. Workshop hours are Fridays 4pm – 7.30pm and Saturdays 8.30am – 3pm and each workshop session will include a lecture/discussion, movement/singing and artistic activities. Dinner on the Fridays as well as morning tea and lunch on Saturdays are provided.
The lectures are related to the Anthroposophical perspective of human nature, child development, as well as the elements of Steiner pedagogy. Artistic activities include painting, drawing, clay modelling/ sculpture, blackboard drawing, Eurythmy, and music.
Dates: February 19th and 20th, May 14th and 15th, August 6th and 7th, October 29th and 30th 2021 Venue: Samford Valley Steiner School
Cost: $350 for four weekends (or $250 early bird – payment received before 29 January 2021)
OR $120 per weekend
Bookings: To secure your place, please book online https://www.trybooking.com/BOGAU
Please email any questions to Carly Sheard, Primary School Director firstname.lastname@example.org phone on 07 3430 9600.