- Aftercare Teacher, Lyre Teacher
- 773-465-2662 X 8310
Elizabeth Kelly has been a teacher with Chicago Waldorf School since the Fall of 2008. Beth currently teaches Music (Lyre, Flute and Singing) to the 1st and 2nd grades and she also teaches in the school's Aftercare Program. Beth has previously been a Waldorf Teacher at the Great Oaks Waldorf School in Evanston where she taught Parent-Child classes and Handwork to grades 1-8. Beth is a certified Lifeways Early Childhood Teacher and Childcare Provider and she has been a dedicated student of Waldorf education and has participated for many years in the Arcturus Teacher Training Program.
Outside of the school, Beth has had a long career as both an actor and director. She began by completing a Theater degree at the University of Michigan and then studied at the National Theater School of Canada in Montreal. Additionally she has many years of experience with childcare at home and had raised two daughters and a son who graduated ( or will graduate ) from the Chicago Waldorf High School ( her youngest is currently a senior here ). Beth brings a kind and nurturing warmth to the children in her classes and enjoys being with them in the out-of doors as a Park Assistant too.