Parent Education Series

A Community of Lifelong Learners

As we celebrate 100 years of Waldorf education, we are excited to offer an engaging lineup of speakers for our 2019-2020 Parent Education Series.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 | 7–8:30 p.m. | Seattle Waldorf High School, 7777 62nd Ave NE, Seattle, WA
Community Conversation with Dr. Pamela Taylor, hosted by the SWS Equity Advisory Group: Cracking the Code: The Systems of Racial Inequity
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Tuesday, November 5, 2019 | 7–8:30 p.m. | Mountaineers Club, 7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
Dr. John Medina, The School of the Future
Purchase Tickets $12 advance, $15 door, $25 patron
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Wednesday, January 8, 2020 | 7–8:30 p.m. | SWS Meadowbrook Campus, 2728 NE 100th Street, Seattle, WA
Douglas Gerwin, Ph.D., Involution and Evolution: How the High School Builds on the Lower School

Thursday, February 27, 2020 | 7–8:30 p.m. | Mountaineers Club, 7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
Dr. Dimitri Christakis, What Parents Need to Know About the Digital Addiction Epidemic
Tickets $12 advance, $15 door

Recordings from Past Lectures

  • Three Tsunamis of the Soul: Teens Don’t Drown If They Can Reach Higher Ground, presented by Douglas Gerwin, P.h.D., on January 31, 2018. Listen to a recording.
  • Communication in the 21st Century, presented by Christof Wiechert on October 24, 2017. Listen to a recording.
  • Weathering Adolescence, presented by Douglas Gerwin, P.h.D., on February 16, 2017. Listen to a recording.
  • Building Strong Foundations for Life, presented by Christof Wiechert on November 3, 2016. Listen to a recording.
  • Easing Anxiety at any Age, presented by Jenni Pertuset on October 11, 2016. Listen to a recording.