The Missing Teacher

The Missing Teacher : A Memoir

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You’ve probably heard of Waldorf, but most people don’t know what it is. Based on Rudolf Steiner’s spiritual philosophy and the idea of giving children a holistic education, it’s one of the fastest growing alternative educational systems in the world. I entered the fairy tale world of Waldorf with the best intentions, completed my training, and began teaching at a fledgling school. It was not the positive and nurturing environment I’d expected, and two years later, when it became apparent I didn’t fit in, I was fired. I was devastated and lost my faith. In the following years I went looking for myself, and found clues in the most unlikely places, between root beer and burgers, a shoebox and a book on tape. the missing teacher explores the personality of education, looks into one of the most controversial education systems, and is a story about the education of self.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 262 pages
  • 148.6 x 214.1 x 18.5mm | 358.34g
  • Createspace Independent Pub
  • English
  • 1507524129
  • 9781507524121