Public Lecture – Turning Education on its Head Presented by White Mountain Waldorf School

The White Mountain Waldorf School presents a dynamic lecture, given by Douglas Gerwin, Ph.D.
Wednesday, April 6 from 6 to 8:00 pm
at Tin Mountain, Bald Hill Road, Albany

Turning Education on its Head
What Modern Brain Research Says About How
Children and Young Adults Learn

A great opportunity for Parents, Teachers, Counselors and
anyone responsible for the healthy upbringing of children.

Gerwin has taught history, literature, German, music, and life science at college and Waldorf high school levels for over 35 years. As Director of the Center for Anthroposophy (CfA), he divides his time between adult education and teaching adolescents, as well as mentoring Waldorf schools across North America.

Himself a Waldorf graduate, Douglas is the founder of CfA’s Waldorf High School Teacher Education Program, as well as the first Executive Director of the Research Institute for Waldorf Education. He is author and editor of nine books on Waldorf education, as well as numerous articles on education and anthroposophy. His most recent publication is a collection of articles entitled Trailing Clouds of Glory: Essays on Sexuality and the Education of Youth in Waldorf Schools (2014).

At present, Douglas resides on the outskirts of Amherst, Massachusetts, with his wife Connie, a Waldorf high school teacher of mathematics.

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