Glenaeon Rudolf Steiner School

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A Thing of Beauty

“A thing of beauty is a joy forever” Keats The recent 20th reunion of the Class of 1998 brought Pia Barlett back to the school, and I was reminded of Pia’s legacy. Pia was .. Read More

Hello Spring and Goodbye, Mr Green

You would have to be an emotionally challenged person not to feel a little bit happy in Spring. Some people always feel happy in Spring. And so we should be: the warm air, the blossoms on the trees, t.. Read More

It Was A Very Good Year + More than STEM

We enjoyed the 20 year Reunion last Saturday with the Class of ’98. It was a very good day and as the classic song says, ’98 was a very good year. We had Jonathan Notley who came first in .. Read More

Logged Off: Teens Leaving Social Media

“They” say social media is ubiquitous and necessary. But is it? For any high school, and primary school preparing students for high school, helping students become educated about healthy s.. Read More

Catch Up: The World is Turning

Hearing someone breathlessly announce a brand new educational idea and then find that it’s something we (Glenaeon in particular and Steiner schools in general) have been doing or advocating fore.. Read More

“Telling Beautiful Things to the Heart”

Our annual Concert is almost on us and as our students and teachers prepare for the night of Friday August 24th at The Concourse, here is my introduction to the Program as a taste of why we do it&hell.. Read More

From Class Plays to The Crown: A Handmade Tale

Our school tour on Tuesday August 7 drew 81 visitors to our Middle ove campus. Among that number was Gillian Menzies, a retired Kindergarten teacher from Michael Hall Steiner School just outside Londo.. Read More

“The face of the country would change”: The Power of Music Education

Our annual school concert is fast approaching. Please mark Friday August 24th as the date for hearing, and seeing, our choirs, orchestras and ensembles in action at The Concourse, Chatswood. Music mak.. Read More

Living for Others: Glenaeon’s Year 11 in the Northern Territory

“Our highest endeavour must be to develop free human beings who are able of themselves to impart purpose and direction to their lives. The need for imagination, a sense of truth, and a feeling o.. Read More

Stronger, Brighter, Deeper

“A writer is a person who cares what words mean, what they say, how they say it. Writers know words are their way towards truth and freedom, and so they use them with care, with thought, with fe.. Read More