MEd in Elementary Education with Waldorf Specialization (Year-Round)

with NH Public School Teacher Certification

class activityThe Waldorf Concentration is structured to enable a student to pursue training as a Waldorf teacher as well as to qualify for New Hampshire elementary teaching certification. This is a summer entry program.

Requirements:

  • Minimum number of required semesters: 5
  • Expected sequence: Summer, Fall, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Total Credits: 44;credit minimum
FIRST SUMMER (Classes are held for three weeks in July in Wilton, NH) 6 Credits
Anthroposophy: Projective Geometry 1
Human Development 1
Evolving Consciousness 1 1
Eurythmy I 1
Speech I 1
Modeling 1 1
Plus non-credit courses (singing, etc.) 0
FIRST FALL (Classes are Thursdays and Fridays with occasional weekends in Keene, NH) 14 Credits
Waldorf Curriculum Preparation 1 2
Evolving Consciousness 2 3
Drawing 1
Painting 2
Today’s Child 0
Oberufer Play 0
Sculptural Modeling 0
Workshop in Middle School Drawing 0
Professional Seminar 0
Integrated Learning 3
Reading Methods or Math Methods 3
FIRST SPRING (Classes are held Thursdays and Fridays with occasional weekends in Keene, NH) 16 Credits
Waldorf Curriculum 2 2
Waldorf Administration 1
Waldorf Methods in Reading & Math 1
Handwork 0
Internship (Public) and Professional Seminar 3
Conceptual Development & Learning Theory 3
School Law 1
Teaching Exceptional Children 2
Math Methods or Reading Methods 3
SECOND SUMMER (Classes are held for three weeks in July in Wilton, NH) 4-6 Credits
Foundations of Human Experience 2
Arts to accompany Foundations 0
Science Curriculum 1
Speech 2 1
Adolescent (elective) 1
Music Curriculum (elective) 1
Plus non-credit courses (Bothmer Gymnastics/Games, etc.) 0
SECOND FALL 4 Credits
Internship (Waldorf school) & Professional Seminar 4

Courses in italics are in addition to the core Waldorf courses.