Programs

Offered Programs

Sound Circle Center offers a variety of programs in arts, anthroposophy and education


Sound Circle Teacher Training

This program prepares students to practice Waldorf education in early childhood and grade school environments. Through an intensive format that integrates Foundation studies over 25 months, students are immersed in the theory and practice of Waldorf education so that they are well-prepared and confident to work with children. Read more

Summer Programs

Each summer Sound Circle Center hosts programs for the greater community as well as professional development for teachers throughout North America. Hundreds of participants have attended intensive courses and workshops on Waldorf early childhood and grade school curriculum, Eurythmy, board of trustees work, collegial work, the arts, remedial education and other pedagogical topics. Guest teachers from Europe and across America have joined our local faculty to offer superb courses where participants can renew themselves and replenish their forces for teaching and other work. Read more

Advanced Seminar

Recognizing the need for continuing support of Waldorf teachers in the area, Sound Circle Center created a course for experienced teachers, similar to the highly successful mentoring seminar offered from 2006-2012. These weekend retreat seminars offer time to explore deeper aspects of the pedagogy with other experienced colleagues. Read more

Administrative Training

Sound Circle hosts the Leading with Spirit, “Art of Administration” two-year program and summer intensives for school leaders and administrative staff interested in delving deeper into the social dynamics of school organization in the light of the spirit. This program is offered each year on Whidbey Island and in Hawthorne Valley NY. Read more

Renewal Courses

Sound Circle regularly offers courses that provide a journey of self-discovery and renewal for those who desire to deepen their artistic sensibility and expression alongside a study of anthroposophy. These courses form grounding in anthroposophical inner work and a foundation for further creative work. Read more

Introductory Classes

Sound Circle Center offers occasional classes and courses for personal development, including an introduction to Waldorf education, the Arts, Parenting and Anthroposophy (the work of Rudolf Steiner). Classes are often offered at the request of a few individuals who would like to explore life in the light of the spirit. Please let us know if you have a group that would like to form a class, and sign up for our newsletter to hear about offerings as they emerge. For information contact Information@Soundcirclecenter.org