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  • 9200 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
  • 916.963.4000

Community Education

Biodynamic Education

The Rudolf Steiner College is a leading center for Biodynamic education. Throughout the year a wide array of workshops, conferences, intensives, and other opportunities to study Biodynamics and nature are provided at our Fair Oaks, CA campus. There are several regular workshop series. The Saturday Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Workshop Series combines’ classroom work with hands-on activity and is held monthly throughout the school year, culminating in a week-long intensive in June. Other workshop series focus on Backyard Gardening, Beekeeping, and Nature Observation. Evening courses are available throughout the year for the study of the Agriculture Course, nature observation, Goethean science, and more. Our full-time biodynamic farm apprenticeship offers four apprentices one year of hands-on work on the farm.

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The Waldorf Approach Applied in the Public School Classroom

This two-week summer institute in Fair Oaks, CA gives PreK–8 public school teachers a joyful and empowering hands-on experience of fully integrating the arts and active learning into the academic curriculum. Not being offered in 2018.

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The Art of Teaching, Grades

The Art of Teaching is a summer hands-on course for Waldorf teachers already in the classroom. It is both an opportunity to rejuvenate oneself after the year and to deepen one's preparation for the coming year. Contact Conference Customer Services at 

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