Monthly Archives: February 2014


Editorial from Mr Maritz


My introduction to Waldorf Schooling, and in particular Gaia, started in August, last year. What an amazing and rewarding journey so far. The outside world thinks of Waldorf schools as being hippyish and organic, but what an eye-opener for a teacher working in Government schools for the last 28 years, this new experience has been. […]

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“Umntu ngumntu, ngabantu”


“Umntu ngumntu, ngabantu” “A person is a person through other people” I joined Gaia Waldorf School in August 2009 as a part-time isiXhosa teacher from class 1 to class 7. The first class I taught in that year was class 4 and the class teacher was Melanie Francis-Bradshaw. As a teacher with a WCED training, […]

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