Having grown up on four continents, Dorit brings a cosmopolitan background to all her undertakings. She was born in Jerusalem, attended kindergarten in Zürich, primary school in Johannesburg and Cape Town, and junior and senior high schools in New York City.

She has an MA in Comparative Literature from SUNY/Binghamton and a BA in Secondary Education with minors in English and German from Oberlin College and American University.

Dorit began her Waldorf teaching career in 1973. She has taught 4th through 12th graders http://doritwinterwaldorf.com/teaching. She spent 25 years as founding Director and lead teacher of Waldorf teacher training programs in the San Francisco Bay Area http://doritwinterwaldorf.com/meeting-the-public/  She began mentoring, leading workshops, and lecturing in 1981. 

No longer attached to any particular institution, Dorit continues to be active as teacher, mentor and consultant, giving lectures and providing workshops http://doritwinterwaldorf.com/calendar/

She is available to parents and teachers for consultation about individual children http://doritwinterwaldorf.com/waldorf-coach/

Dorit is also a writer: http://dandelionpublications.com and painter: http://doritwinter.com