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Education for Special Needs: The Curative Education Course

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In 1924, attitudes toward people with special needs were radically different than they are today. That year, a small group of teachers and doctors recognized the need for change this area of education and asked Rudolf Steiner for this seminal lecture course as a fresh basis for renewing their work.

Many decades later, the movement he inspired has grown enormously, with hund
Published December 1st 1998 by Rudolf Steiner Press
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I read this book over thirty years ago during my Waldorf teacher training. Now I reread it, and I understand it in a very different way then I did at the time. In those thirty plus years I read many other Steiner books alone or in study groups, plus gained life experience. Especially the study of Karmic Relationships volumes I to IV was very helpful. In other words: this book is not for beginners.

I needed to do extra effort to imagine the children Steiner talks about. It became a meditation in i
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Steiner was a philosopher, social thinker, architect, and esotericist.

"Steiner led this movement through several phases. In the first, more philosophically oriented phase, Steiner attempted to find a synthesis between science and mysticism; his philosophical work of these years, which he termed spiritual science, sought to provide a connection between the cognitive path of Western philosophy and t
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