Welcome to WECAN

The mission of the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America is to foster a new cultural impulse for the work with the young child from pre-birth to age seven. WECAN is committed to protecting and nurturing childhood as a foundation for renewing human culture.


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Individuals who wish to support and contribute to Waldorf early childhood education are invited to join WECAN. Schools, training centers, and home programs may also enter on the path of organizational membership.


Waldorf kindergartens and early childhood programs in North America: see if there is a program in your area.
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Our 2018 Early Childhood Educators Conference will take place in Spring Valley, NY, February 9-11, 2018. Save the date!

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