Welcoming Spring with a May Day Celebration

by Karin Almquist, Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School, Grade 6 class teacher If you have chanced to wander into Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s (HVS) recess field these past couple weeks, you are sure to have spotted a rough-hewn pole bedecked by silky ribbons in all...

Earth Day Voices

On this day 49 years ago, Gaylord Nelson, a then US Senator from Wisconsin, spearheaded the first Earth Day as a national day to “raise public awareness and concern for living organisms.” Although now honored internationally, and recognized as the birth of the modern...