KWS Waldorf Education Series – Talks and Workshops 2019-2020
In Celebration of 100 Years of Waldorf Education
Waldorf Worldwide: A Global Movement for the 21st Century
Presented by Jan Christopher Goeschel, PhD
Thursday, February 20, 2020, 7:30 to 8:30 PM – KWS HS Library
REGISTRATION requested but not required.
Jan is the Managing Director and a Member of the Leadership Team of the Anthroposophic Council for Inclusive Social Development at the Goetheanum (Dornach, Switzerland), the worldwide network of anthroposophic organizations active in the disabilities field, which encompasses inclusive Waldorf schools, Waldorf schools for children with disabilities and a broad spectrum of organizations supporting adults with developmental disabilities. Jan is also the founding President of the Camphill Academy, the higher education, professional training and research organization of the Camphill movement in North America. He regularly visits and consults with schools and other social and educational initiatives around the world. Besides being a trained Waldorf teacher and curative educator, Jan holds degrees in psychology and special education, as well as a PhD in Special Needs Education and Rehabilitation Sciences from the University of Cologne. He is a member of the Camphill community at The Camphill School in Glenmoore, PA.