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John Davy
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JOHN DAVY, O.B.E., M.A. (Cantab) (1927-1984) Co-director of Emerson College, Forest Row, England, he had particular responsibility for the Foundation Year. This provides a general basis for various forms of training inspired by the work of Rudolf Steiner, and is a requirement for the Waldorf (Steiner-based) teacher training course at the College. He was also an international lecturer and General Chairman of the Anthroposophical Society of Great Britain.

After studying zoology at Cambridge, he was, for 16 years, science editor of The Observer in London, England. He was awarded the O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire) in 1965 by Queen Elizabeth II for his achievements in science writing.