We want to help you be strong!
We work with schools to bring them Waldorf Essentials curriculum, training and support. Whether you are a new school starting out, firmly established, small or large, we can create a customized school site license for you.
Helping you create something wonderful.
Waldorf Essentials has helped other schools, just like yours, with our beautifully laid out curriculum and support. We will customize to fit your specific needs. With over 15 years of studying Steiner's work, our curriculum has complete lesson that are easy to teach from. The curriculum comes in both digital and hard copy form.
How does this help your school?
Many schools are working hard to provide their newly trained teachers and non-Waldorf trained teachers with resources they need to be successful. With our online teacher course, we work to build confidence in the Waldorf curriculum for your teachers so they can help your school grow.
Training and mentoring.
Our training and mentoring goes beyond what we can do for your teachers and staff - we also help you work with your parents. Melisa is a parenting coach with more than 25 years parenting experience, she can help your families create a reliable rhythm which in turn helps your enrollment and works to bridge the gap between parents and school staff.
Melisa can provide in person or live on-line sessions for families.
Q. How do we obtain a school license?
A. Waldorf Essentials grants permission to your school for the use of our material and support among teachers and/or staff. This is done by issuing a school license, with a contract, for the specific grades and support your school's needs.
Q. May I customize our school license from Waldorf Essentials?
A. Yes! Each school license is customized for your school. This will depend on how many grades you are interested in, how many teachers will be using the curriculum, and how much support you are needing.
Q. How much does this cost my school?
A. We customize this cost based on your individual needs and length of license.
Q. Can Melisa come and speak in person to our families and help our staff?
A. Yes! Melisa often travels to speak and she is happy to assist your team in setting things up either remotely via Zoom or in person.
Waldorf Essentials Curriculum Provides
- Steiner-centered curriculum complete with laid out main lessons. Delivered in both hard copy and digital.
- Curriculum created with over 15 years experience with Steiner's work.
- Planning for Peace planning journal complete with planning guidance by our team.
- Waldorf teacher training that includes: rhythm, inner work, form drawing, festivals, drawing, painting, modeling, understanding the curriculum, reading, writing and spelling the Waldorf way and much more.
- Coaching calls with our expert staff every month plus email support as needed.
"Waldorf Essentials has been an excellent platform for professional development for our school teachers. Melisa Nielsen has shared a lot of wisdom and skill building for in person trainings as well. She and her team have made themselves available for any questions and provided fantastic service. Our teachers have given excellent feedback about the program and how helpful it’s been."
- Krystelle Rose MBA, MA, Executive Director, Founder, Mountain Sunrise Academy