Resources

School at Sagrada Familia

Reading:

http://www.waldorflibrary.org (online Steiner library)
http://www.waldorfbooks.com (Bob & Nancy’s bookstore)

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Organizations:
www.iccp-play.org/index.html (International Council for Children’s Play)
www.allianceforchildhood.org/sites/allianceforchildhood.org/files/file/Recess_online.pdf (Research and advocacy for the preservation of childhood.)
http://www.coe.int/en/web/pestalozzi (Council on Europe, Pestalozzi Program)

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Inspiration:
In this TED talk Sir Ken Robinson, internationally recognized leader in the development of innovation and human resources, extols the virtues of an arts-based education.
Video on schools in Silicon Valley where technology executives send their children. They don’t use computer-technology at all.
Alison Gopnik article on the crucial role of pretend play in childhood development.
www.momenttomomentdk.blogspot.co.uk/2012/08/nkken-childrens-garden-nkken-en-have.html (Blog on Nokken, the Danish kindergarten that has inspired Garden Gate School)
Sagrada Familia schools (The beautiful schools designed by Antoni Gaudí)

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Arts and Crafts:
http://www.dharmatrading.com (Silk, wool, and crafting tools)
https://www.waldorfsupplies.com (crayons, silks, toys)