Conferences

WECAN hosts an annual conference each February in Spring Valley, New York, and sponsors regional conferences throughout North America.



Our 2019 keynote speaker will be Dr. Adam Blanning from Denver, Colorado, and he will explore with us how early childhood experiences relate to the development of later moral capacities in adulthood. This is in relation to a larger theme we are working on that has to do with the social needs of the times, and the World Early Childhood Conference in Dornach in mid-April 2019, which will have the theme “Individual Freedom and Social Responsibility - seeking ways toward a human future”. As always, the conference will include a wide array of workshops, mini-sessions, work-alike sessions, eurythmy, and puppetry.

Conference registration (via WECAN website) opens Friday, December 14th and closes Tuesday January 22nd, or when we sell out!


Be sure your Individual Membership is up-to-date to benefit from the significant conference fee discount. Click here for more information.




2020 Waldorf100 Conference hosted by Chicago Waldorf School, Chicago, IL from June 22-25, 2020.
The conference is the culmination of the year-long festivities celebrating 100 years of Waldorf education worldwide. 
The Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA), Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America (WECAN), and Alliance for Public Waldorf Education (APWE) invite you and your colleagues to join us in celebrating our past and planning for the future.
Keynote speakers will be announced soon. 

 

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