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Waldork

Waldork

By James Finn

February 11, 2016

Until I was 16 years old, I didn’t watch TV - my family didn’t own one. I’ve never played a video game. I didn’t know what “WiFi” was until I began high school, and I just created an Instagram account last fall as a senior. Until the end of eighth grade I attended a Waldorf school in San...

The “W” Doesn’t Stand for Weird

The “W” Doesn’t Stand for Weird

By James Finn

November 18, 2014

Perhaps you’ve heard of Waldorf schools — those weird, cultish educational establishments where students learn to knit, are prohibited from watching television, and are taught to read in third grade. Upon hearing that I’ve attended a Waldorf school, many people ask, “Isn’t that the one with...