Steiner teachers feel that the appropriate age for computer use in the classroom is around age 14. We feel it is more important for students to have the opportunity to interact with one another and their teachers in exploring the world of ideas, participating in the creative process and developing their knowledge, skills, abilities and inner qualities.

Steiner students have a love of learning, an ongoing curiosity, and interest in life. As older students, they quickly master computer technology, and graduates have successful careers in the computer industry. As nurseries and schools nationwide rush to supply their classrooms with computers, ipads and wiis as learning aids for children from as young as just 1 years old, the contrarian point of view can be found at the epicenter of the tech economy.
. Why does the chief technology officer of eBay sends his children to Steiner School?
. Why do many who work on developing the newest technology at Apple in Silicon Valley send their children to a Steiner School?
‘ Who really benefits from putting high-tech gadgets in classrooms?