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WECAN Conferences

WECAN Early Childhood Educators Conference
Creating Spaces for the Children Coming Toward Us ~
Awakening Our Fire

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our 2024 Conference which took place on February 9 – 11, 2024 in Spring Valley, NY.
Online Conference is now closed.

Our speakers included Otsistohkwi:yo and Wahsonti:io from Skaronhyase’kó:was, the Everlasting Tree School in Ontario, and Heather Church from New Adult Learning (NAL). NAL colleagues have supported the Everlasting Tree community in going through a process that many schools are longing for and have not been able to find. We will continue with this theme in next year.

Join us at next year’s conference February 7-9, 2025 in Spring Valley, NY.

Study material: Awakening the Will by Coenraad Van Houten.

If you have questions, contact us at

Other Conferences

The Dignity of the Child – Life Forces – In Person

May 29-June 1, 2024
Dornach, Switzerland

“Life Forces”, International Congress on Pregnancy, Birth and Early Childhood. With Karin Michael, Philipp Reubke, Ina von Mackensen, Christoph Meinecke, Claudia Grah-Wittich, Georg Soldner and others.

For more information click here.

The Dignity of the Child – Life Forces – Online

June 1, 2024

Online webinar “The dignity of the child” – “Life forces”. Beginning 17.00 (CET), only in English.

For more information on the program and to register click here.

Radiant Self, Resilient Students, Robust Schools

June 24-27, 2024, The Denver Waldorf School, Denver, CO
Caring for ourselves, our students, our communities.
Keynote speakers Constanza Kaliks, Nkem Ndefo and Simone Shurney.
Registration is open, click here for more information or contact Monika Sutherland at

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