• 2014-2015 classes have begun!

    Internal & External Waldorf Teaching Certificates
  • NEW: Eurythmy Foundation Studies!

    Build Your Foundation
  • More than just Waldorf Teacher Training

    Who We Are

Welcome to the home of the Micha-el Institute, providing courses in anthroposophy, the arts, and Waldorf teacher training.


Founded in 1999, under the guidance of John Miles in Portland, Oregon, the Institute also offers courses and
continuing education for parents and community members.


**To Register for Fall Teacher Training, please contact us  right away.

Enrollment is open and ongoing for the Thursday evening Foundation Course**



“Waldorf education rests on actual teaching practice. It only lives when it is carried out, for it intends nothing more or less than life itself.  In actual fact, it cannot truly be described, it must be experienced.”
~ Rudolf Steiner: Arlesheim, 1924