While their proponents praise them unstintingly, 
Waldorf schools sometimes receive severe criticism
from education authorities and the news media.

Here are a few instances. 

(Click on the titles, below, to review
news accounts about these schools.)

Bear in mind, these schools still have defenders and supporters. 
Perhaps the critics of these schools have been too harsh.

But, then again, perhaps not.

In any case, examining news accounts that have circulated 
about these and other Waldorf and Steiner schools
certainly provides food for thought.