By Rudolf Steiner

Bn 34.1.23; GA 34
Translated by George and Mary Adams

This essay on education gives in seed form what later became the Waldorf School movement. Originally published in the magazine Lucifer-Gnosis.

The German title of the essay is Die Erziehung des Kindes vom Gesichtspunkte der Geisteswissenschaft to be found in Bibl. Nr. 34 in the complete edition in German of Steiner's works.

This English translation is published here in agreement with the Rudolf Steiner-Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland.

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 Cover Sheet  
Prefatory Note to the First (1909) Edition of the Original
The Education of the Child in the Light of Anthroposophy