For the beginning of May, read and share these poems about spring.
For Children’s Book Week during the first week in May, celebrate the joy of reading with this roundup of recommended poetry books for children.
For Teacher Appreciation Week, browse essays about teaching and read teachers’ testimonials about bringing poetry into the classroom. Teachers, we’re grateful for all that you do!
Find poems to share for Mother’s Day on May 14.
Celebrate Walt Whitman’s birthday on May 31 with lesson plans, reading guides, poetry, and more.
Finally, thank you to all of the teachers and students who participated in this year’s Dear Poet project! We will be featuring a selection of the letters on Poets.org, alongside the Chancellors’ responses. In the meantime, take a look at this special preview of letters from some of our education sponsors.