Category: Waldorf Education

Spring Open Day

Interested in Steiner/Waldorf education? Come to our Spring Open Day to meet the teachers, students and parents of Kilkenny Steiner School and Ballyhall Kindergarten. Look around the school and kindergarten, learn more about Steiner Education, and enjoy a very warm welcome. About Us: Kilkenny Steiner School and Ballyhall Kindergarten offer a unique, creative, and non-denominational approach to early years and…

“Time to Play” an Evening About Play

Kilkenny Steiner School presents an evening with documentary filmmaker Kim Hunter exploring the importance of play in childhood. There will be a screening of the documentary “Time to Play” followed by Q&A with the film’s director. Pop up cafe and play ideas to take home. All are welcome. Venue: KCAT, Abbey Meadow, Callan Date: Thursday 23 November at 7.30 pm…

Kilkenny Steiner School announces new Féileacán Class

Kilkenny Steiner School is delighted to welcome enrolments for a new initiative that will accept children of 5 and 6 six years of age in an ‘Infants’ style year, preparing the children for formal schooling from age 7. Packed with outdoor activities, crafts, art, storytelling, and lots of play, Féileacán will be led by experienced National School Teacher Conor Boland,…

Mother Nature, Mother Love

A celebration of Motherhood and the Gift of Life, Following on from last year’s popular Valentine’s event. Castalia Hall, Ballytobin, Callan, Co. Kilkenny Friday 1st May, doors 7.30 pm With poetry, drama, dance and song, featuring Geraldine Plunkett David Donohoe Susie Lamb and more Advance tickets €10, €12 at door Includes refreshments In aid of Kilkenny Steiner School

Educating the Child of the 21st Century

A public talk and conversation for parents and educators with Christopher Clouder. How can we enable the child of today to face the future with courage, resourcefulness and creativity? How can we enable each and every child to develop their own individual gifts and let these enrich the lives of all? How can education respond to the changing times and…

Teaching the Steiner Way

Commencing 1st February 2014. This is an innovative new course for anyone who wishes to develop a greater insight into how Steiner methods are applied in the classroom and to prepare potential Steiner teachers and qualified Primary School teachers for further training in Steiner teaching. An information leaflet is available here. Teaching the Steiner way – leaflet