Stacie Schaefer – Enrollment Coordinator and Incoming Cherry Blossoms Class Lead Teacher

Stacie was born and raised in northeastern Iowa where she spent an abundance of time in nature. She brings 18 years of teaching experience which includes being a Waldorf Kindergarten Teacher, Grades Teacher, and Parent-Child Teacher. She owned and operated Meadowdale Kinderhaus, a farm and forest Kindergarten in Niwot, Colorado.

She received a BA in Elementary Education K-6 from the University of Northern Iowa and obtained her Waldorf Teacher Certificate in Early Childhood and the Grades at Rudolf Steiner College. In addition, she received her Birth to Three training certificate from Sophia’s Hearth in New Hampshire, and her Forest Kindergarten Level One Training from Forest Kindergarten Association of Santa Barbara.

Stacie and her husband have a college-age daughter who is a graduate of Shining Mountain Waldorf School. She enjoys being in nature with children and welcoming new families to Waldorf Education. She has recently returned from volunteering in Tanzania, Africa, and is thrilled to be a part of the amazing Boulder Waldorf Kindergarten community.