Donna Simmons


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Donna has had a lifelong involvement in Waldorf education. This began when she was 4 and was sent to the Rudolf Steiner School in New York City. Fourteen years later she graduated and attended Sarah Lawrence College where she studied history, creative writing, political science and child psychology. She did independent research comparing the work of Piaget and Rudolf Steiner.

Eventually she wound up in the UK and spent a number of years working on city farms and other youth projects. She discovered how valuable her Waldorf education had been in providing her with insights into children and found herself bringing elements of Waldorf education to a diverse group of children and teens in London’s East End.

Later, she taught at the Sheffield St
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It's a big decision to homeschool for the high school years. Assuming that you have considered all your options and everyone is clear that homeschooling is the right choice for your family, here are some considerations for a Waldorf inspired high school experience.


As I mentioned in my Transitioning to High School blog, a Waldorf high school uses specialist (or specialty) teachers to instruct th...

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Kindergarten with Your Thre...

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The Christopherus Waldorf C...

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Joyful Movement: A Resource...

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From Nature Stories to Natu...

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Practical Waldorf at Home: ...

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Form Drawing for Beginners

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Drawing with Your Four- to ...

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The Journey Begins at Home:...

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Second Grade Curriculum Mat...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2007
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Second Grade Syllabus

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2008
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