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Graduating Class of 2015 – Sophia Mundi Steiner School

Graduating Class of 2015 – Sophia Mundi Steiner School

The students of our graduating class 2015 are to be congratulated on their outstanding success in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP). The class of 2015 is the third cohort to graduate from Sophia Mundi under the Diploma Programme pathway. We were thrilled to be able to continue to offer a wide range of subjects, […]

Sophia Mundi IB Results 2015

Sophia Mundi IB Results 2015

STOP THE PRESS. WANT TO HEAR SOMETHING AMAZING CHECK OUT THE RESULTS OF SOPHIA MUNDI’S GRADUATES OF 2015 Looking at the results of the students who completed the International Baccalaureate in 2015, here are some of the standouts: 100% pass rate. Half the students received an equivalent notional ATAR of 90 or above. The ATAR […]

For creativity, capability and resilience, Steiner schools work

Author Tao Bak Educational Developer at Victoria University The arty Steiner schools are expanding all over the world, but are they as effective as regular schools? Flickr/storebukkebrose, CC BY-SA Steiner education is a popular choice of alternative schooling in Australia, with more than 40 schools country-wide. Along with other alternatives to mainstream schooling, Australia seems […]

Scientists Say Child’s Play Helps Build A Better Brain

Scientists Say Child’s Play Helps Build A Better Brain August 06, 2014 3:43 AM ET Deion Jefferson, 10, and Samuel Jefferson, 7, take turns climbing and jumping off a stack of old tires at the Berkeley Adventure Playground in California. The playground is a half-acre park with a junkyard feel where kids are encouraged to […]

Making art tied to fewer cognitive problems in old age – alternative education

  Making Art Tied to Fewer Cognitive Problems in Old Age A Mayo Clinic study finds decades spent on creative work pay off. Tom Jacobs Apr 9, 2015 (Photo: Tjasa Car/Shutterstock) Are you concerned about developing thinking and memory problems in old age? Research suggests there are ways to increase the odds you will stay […]

Happy Mother’s Day! The Weekly Review writes about Rae Hart, Sophia Mundi’s Eurythmy Teacher

Rae Hart Mum of international models Jessica & Ashley Hart Rae, Jessica and Ashley. Photo: Hart family Rae Hart clearly remembers the moment a few years ago when she realised how far her oldest daughter, Jessica, had come in her modelling career. Rae was on her way to a conference in Switzerland and stepped off […]

A Comparison of Waldorf/Steiner and Mainstream Education

Below is concise and easy to read table of comparisons between Steiner and mainstream education. The words and the table below are taken From The Waldorf School of Philadelphia’s website and originally from the Spring Garden Waldorf. When parents are researching private schools, the myriad of options and different educational philosophies can sometimes be overwhelming. […]

Preparing for Life with Steiner Education – New York Times

Published on Dec 6, 2013 The New York Times sparked national media coverage with its front page story on why Silicon Valley parents are turning to Waldorf education. This film picks up where that story left off. “Preparing for Life” takes viewers inside the Waldorf School of the Peninsula where the focus is on developing […]