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Chris Charlwood

Full-time Teacher for September 2017

The Nelson Waldorf School is seeking a Waldorf Trained and experienced teacher for September 2017. This position is a full-time permanent position with responsibilities to include delivering the Waldorf Curriculum, student assessments and goals, collegial faculty responsibilities, as well as parent communication and relationships. NWS salary range for a class […]

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Kindergarten Teacher September 2017

The Nelson Waldorf School is seeking a Waldorf Trained and experienced teacher for a potential 3rd Kindergarten in September 2017. This position is a full-time permanent position with responsibilities to include delivering the Waldorf Curriculum, student assessments, and goals, collegial faculty responsibilities, as well as parent communication and relationships. Teacher […]

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7 Benefits of Waldorf’s “Writing to Read” Approach

Waldorf Education starts to set the foundation for reading in kindergarten. Learning to read is allowed to evolve for each child in the same form as it evolved from the beginning of humanity: spoken language developed first, then people drew pictures to communicate their ideas, followed by symbols such as […]

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12 Things You May Not Know About Waldorf Education

Here are 12 things that make Waldorf education unique; 1) Non-profit, Government Subsidized, Volunteer Run Nelson Waldorf School is fortunate enough to receive government subsidies as an Independent School in British Columbia.  For  each student registered at NWS we receive half the funds a public school in our district would […]

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Education Director

Overview: The Education Director is responsible for providing pedagogical leadership in all realms of the school and fulfils the role of principal as required by the B.C. Ministry of Education, Independent Schools Branch Pedagogical Leadership Responsibilities Ensure the development and delivery of Waldorf curriculum Ensure adherence to the Ministry of […]

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Faculty Changes 2016-17

Faculty Changes for 2016-17 School year Farewell to Mr.Friesen The faculty and staff of NWS regret that we must say goodbye to Mr. Corey Friesen after one year of class teaching. Mr. Friesen has been a strong teacher for our Sixth Graders and an upright and dependable colleague. We do […]

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