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In this very quick video Torin Finser, PhD and John Bloom discuss why Waldorf education waits to teach literacy until children are developmentally ready.

John Bloom is Senior Director at RSF Social Finance and a Waldorf parent. Torin Finser, PhD is the Chair of the Department of Education, Antioch University New England and the General Secretary of the Anthroposophical Society in America.

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