Waldorf/Steiner Teacher Education Major

A major/degree in Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods - Waldorf/Steiner Teacher Education is a program that prepares individuals to teach students at various grade levels according to the pedagogical principles and methods developed by Rudolf Steiner and his followers.

Includes courses that provide the theory, methodology, philosophy, and application of Steiner Education. This program requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in an educational area.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Waldorf/Steiner education (use the College Search feature and enter "Waldorf/Steiner Education” in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

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What can you do with a major/degree in Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods - Waldorf/Steiner Teacher Education?

Becoming a Waldorf/Steiner teacher requires special training.  There are numerous pathways to achieve this.  With successful completion of the program requirements, teachers are eligible to work at one of the Waldorf schools accredited by the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America.

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Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

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