Child Development: Year by Year

Welcome to Child Development: Year by Year, a resource intended for families with young children.

Perhaps you are coming to Waldorf education for the first time; or perhaps you seek a simple, clear reference for how Waldorf early childhood education meets your child. We hope that this series of concise, friendly discussions tracing your child's first seven years is just what you've been looking for. Each article includes links to material providing deeper treatment of related topics, and lists of references for further exploration.

We hope to make Child Development: Year by Year available as a print resource for distribution at Waldorf early childhood programs and beyond. Check our online store for details later in 2017.

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