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The Power Of Social And Emotional Learning: Why SEL Is More Important Than Ever

Posted Posted in Administrator's Blog, High School, Lower School, Waldorf Education

It’s become increasingly critical that we embrace and embed social and emotional learning (SEL) in both in-school and out-of-school environments.

What does SEL focus on? The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) has established five core competencies

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How to Speak to Young Children About Race

Posted Posted in Administrator's Blog, Community, Kindergarten, Latest News, Lower School, Parent-Child

For some families, talking about race is a regular part of life. For others, it is a subject that can be difficult to discuss. For everyone, it’s an incredibly important conversation and should not be avoided. Children are learning and hearing about race, regardless of whether parents are talking to …

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Knighting Ceremony

Posted Posted in Administrator's Blog, Lower School

Thirty-one Sacramento Waldorf School 6th graders were knighted recently in a special ceremony that culminates their study of the Middle Ages. In mid-March, students participated in two-week-long personal challenges around moral-social kindness, physical fitness and academic-intellectual, then slept overnight at the school to celebrate their knighthood with a parent-planned feast.