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Question: What Are Your Favorite Poems to Teach?

Educators, learn from your colleagues and share what works for you.

April 9, 2024

Poetry offers a unique lens through which students can explore language and the world around them. As educators, certain poems likely resonate deeply, whether they illuminate a historical moment, capture the complexities of human emotion, or simply play with the sounds and rhythms of words. We're curious: What are your favorite poems to teach, and why do they hold a special place in your curriculum?

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