Waldorf teachers meditate daily on each student in their class. They sit with a mental image of the child and open themselves up to emergent ideas for what that child needs. What a wonderful thought it is to know that someone is giving their attention to our children in this way.
For more information about the ways in which Waldorf teacher to student and to family relationships are unique or particularly beneficial click on the links below:
Essentials of Waldorf with David Blair: What's Love Got to Do With It?, (38:20) Shining Mountain Waldorf School High School
The End of Year Report in Waldorf Schools, Waldorf Publications