Goderich Waldorf

Freetown, Sierra Leone

Shannoh Kandoh Writes

November 2011 New update!

The world’s first Earthship school is almost complete!

In October 2011, a crew of over 30 people, including the American architect and creator of Earthship, Michael Reynolds, worked for ten days to build 2 classrooms and teach locals the Earthship building methods. Please see our Earthship page for the latest photos from the build. More classrooms are being added along the way, bringing us ever closer to the vision of The Goderich Waldorf School, Sierra Leone.

May 2011

Earthship school to be built in October 2011!

Since the beginning of 2011, parents, faculty members and children of the Goderich Waldorf School have become increasingly wary of the future of the school amidst pressures from government authorities to close it next September ...

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January-March 2006

I still continue to engage senior officials at the Ministry of Education regarding the approval of the school as a government policy. In fact, I have had talks with the Deputy Minister of Education ...

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September - December 2005

We had Michaelmas on September 24th, 2005 (instead of Sept. 28th). This was a double occasion to give a traditional farewell to Abu who was travelling to a foreign land ...

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