With more than 1000 Waldorf Schools on six continents, Waldorf education forms the largest network of independent schools in the world. Developed by Rudolf Steiner in 1919, Waldorf education is based on a profound understanding of human development (Anthroposophy) that addresses the needs of the growing child.
World Waldorf Camp is an international non-profit organization based in Shanghai, China. It is the only international Waldorf organization in China run by foreign Waldorf graduates and Chinese educated Waldorf people. Waldorf Camp cooperates with Waldorf Schools in Germany, Latvia, USA, Brazil, Canada and Russia.
World Waldorf Camp founded the Waldorf Community Center in Shanghai for Western and Chinese ideas to approch Waldorf education. It is an open space for different Waldorf activities to happen regularly and people interested in Waldorf education to encounter, learn, and share experiences.