Rudolf Steiner, Lectures on Education

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Waldorf education is a teaching and educational method developed by Rudolf Steiner, which aims to promote the free development of the unique individuality of the growing child to the best of its ability.

„A riddle of nature which he has to solve, every growing human being should be to the man who wants to be an educator.“ (Lit.:GA 52, p. 216)

GA (CW) Title[1]
GA 293 General Study of Man as the Basis of Pedagogy.
GA 294 The Art of Education, Methodical-Didactic
GA 295 The Art of Education. Seminar Discussions and Curriculum Lectures.
GA 296 The Question of Education as a Social Question.
GA 297 Idea and Practice of the Waldorf School.
GA 297a Education for Life. Self Education and Educational Practice
GA 298 Rudolf Steiner in the Waldorf School.
GA 299 Spiritual-Scientific Considerations of Language.
GA 300 a-c Conferences with the Teachers of the Waldorf School in Stuttgart 1919 to 1924, in 3 Volumes.
GA 301 The Renewal of the Pedagogical-Didactic Art through Spiritual Science.
GA 302 Knowledge of Man and the Formation of Teaching
GA 302a Education and Teaching from the Knowledge of Man
GA 303 The Healthy Development of the Human Being.
GA 304 Education and Teaching Methods on an Anthroposophical Basis
GA 304a Anthroposophical Study of Man and Pedagogy
GA 305 The Fundamental Spiritual Forces in the Art of Education. Spiritual Values in Education and Social Life.
GA 306 The Pedagogical Practice from the Viewpoint of the Spiritual-Scientific Knowledge of Man. The Education of the Child and Younger People.
GA 307 Contemporary Spiritual Life and Education.
GA 308 The Methodology of Teaching and the Living Conditions of Education.
GA 309 Anthroposophical Pedagogy and its Prerequisites.
GA 310 The Pedagogical Value of the Knowledge of Man and the Cultural Value of Pedagogy.
GA 311 The Art of Education from a Conception of the Essential Being of Humanity.



References to the work of Rudolf Steiner follow Rudolf Steiner's Collected Works (CW or GA), Rudolf Steiner Verlag, Dornach/Switzerland, unless otherwise stated.
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Index to the Complete Works of Rudolf Steiner - Aelzina Books
A complete list by Volume Number and a full list of known English translations you may also find at Rudolf Steiner's Collected Works
Rudolf Steiner Archive - The largest online collection of Rudolf Steiner's books, lectures and articles in English.
Rudolf Steiner Audio - Recorded and Read by Dale Brunsvold - Anthroposophic Press Inc. (USA)
Rudolf Steiner Handbook - Christian Karl's proven standard work for orientation in Rudolf Steiner's Collected Works for free download as PDF.


  1. Title in literal English translation.