“Feast of the Twelve Senses” comes to China

Yanhong recently co-launched a brand-new workshop in China, called “Feast of the Twelve Senses”. The workshop introduced participants to the theories of Rudolf Steiner on the human senses and provided hands-on opportunities to experience each of the twelve senses in new and revelatory ways. Steiner believed the senses provide the foundation of a virtuous life…

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Chinese editions of “Maurice’s Valises” win major Literary Award

Chinese editions of two of the four books from the “Maurice’s Valises” series by Jerry S. Friedman, translated by Yanhong and published by New Century Press have won the “2016 Bing Xin Children’s Literary Award”. The winning books were “In the Beginning” and “The Micetro of Moscow”. Celebrating the award, Lucy Weng, Vice President of New…

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Summer in Latvian natural wonderland beckons for adventurous students!

Kids who want to spend their summer in a multi-cultural, nature-oriented, creative and above all fun environment now have the option of attending the Waldorf Exchange Summer Program in Latvia. The Waldorf Exchange Summer Program is run by the Adazi Free Waldorf School, located just outside Riga, the Latvian capital. Samirand Ventures is now working…

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Yanhong Introduces Teacher Effectiveness Training to China

Teacher Effectiveness Training (T.E.T.) applies the same philosophy and skills of Parent Effectiveness Training (P.E.T) to the teacher-student relationship. T.E.T., which was developed by Dr. Thomas Gordon, who was also the creator of P.E.T., is based on the simple observation that the teacher-student relationship is very similar to the parent-child relationship in terms of its…

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