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Teacher Poems

Teacher Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about teachers. This list of teacher poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of teacher poetry. This list of works about teacher is an excellent resource for examples on how to write teacher poems.

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Premium Member Good, Bad and Special
The Good,                                      ...Read More
Categories: teacher, friend, love, silence,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member My Encounter with Little Man
Little Man is barely ten. His birthday was last month.
He has already chased a veteran teacher away.
She retired in the middle of the school year
Which rarely ever happens.

Today I saw Little Man in the hallway.
He was wearing a deep dark...Read More
Categories: teacher,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Milestones and Moments
Our life is made up of milestones,                                 ...Read More
Categories: teacher, life, remember,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Surprised Death
A happy go lucky guy was he,   
until the "thread" of bad health set in.      
As the many years passed by,            ...Read More
Categories: teacher, angel, brother, love,
Form: Free verse
My favorite teacher
You helped me see the real me and brought out the trueme you saw on the inside insteasd of that shy girl sitting in your class in 9th grade. I will always remember you as through the years I go...Read More
Categories: teacher, 9th grade, appreciation, courage, devotion, loneliness, success,
Form: sehra

Premium Member My Lord
This world can be a hard cold place,                                ...Read More
Categories: teacher, fire, life, me, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rise Above LM
Reality is something you rise above,                                  ...Read More
Categories: teacher, bird, hate, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Five Words That Make All the Difference
Five words that make all the difference
Five words some hope for their entire life
Five words that every person longs to hear
Five words that uplift and validate
Five words that change everything

From their parents
From a teacher
From a friend
From their spouse
From their sibling

I...Read More
Categories: teacher, words,
Form: Free verse

Nightmare are dreadful things
They creep into subconscious minds
And tear at sanity's fragile strings 
Turning our thoughts to things unkind

I was a teacher of children small
And loved the years I spent with them
But soon after leaving I recall
That nightmares started my...Read More
Categories: child, dark, dream, scary, student, teacher, violence,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Oh What A Beautiful Day
Oh what a beautiful day                                   ...Read More
Categories: teacher, beautiful, bird, sky, sun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Am In A Pickle With You
Here we sit all cold and wet,                                 ...Read More
Categories: teacher, best friend, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Don't Say Smart
"Don't Say Smart"
                                     ...Read More
Categories: teacher, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Life in a Mask
Keeping magic wands of happiness in hands
Why are we pleading for happiness outside?
We are the masters of our own happiness
And if mastered, will master the world in ease.

Bereft of courage there lived a poor soldier
Like a dear tiger living in...Read More
Categories: teacher, happiness, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shantelle
Remember when we were young,                                   ...Read More
Categories: teacher, boy, friendship, girl,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Lull
As I slept a spell fell over me                                ...Read More
Categories: teacher, dream, music, storm,
Form: Tristich
My Companion and Best Friend That Never Complains
I have a best friend I always go to see
He has been a loving life-long companion to me
Always loving me anyway I look
I don't have to be glamorous like some in fashion books
He treats me as an equal, never under-rates
Even...Read More
Categories: teacher, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme
My Friend
You are my Father and my Teacher,
My Redeemer and my Friend.
You are my Brother and my  Healer,
My Savior to beyond life's end.
When I talk to you, You listen,
You are my audience of one.
You are the Author and Finisher,
Who else...Read More
Categories: teacher, animal, devotion, god, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Angels Come In All Shapes And Sizes
(This dog was an angel in a fur coat)

Angels come in all shapes and sizes
this one was full of prizes.
An Easter gift,
oh! so soft and not stiff.
Boys got her at the pound,        ...Read More
Categories: teacher, angel, dog, heaven,
Form: Rhyme
When I was but a youngster
A poem was just a poem
A little rhyme for little people too
I learned a new perspective
When teacher sat me down
And taught me how to write like poets do

P is for the perfect poem, poets polish...Read More
Categories: teacher, poems, poetry, writing,
Form: Light Verse
Out of the syllabus
It seems that I am the favorite student 
of the teacher called “life”.
Every now and then 
it is  ready with a tough question paper;
and the questions are always
‘Out of the syllabus’
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Categories: teacher, judgement, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member He Does Not Know His Strengths
Parent Teacher conferences are on Thursday
Tommy has torn up the sign-up sheet three times
Not wanting his parents and teacher to ever meet
To compare notes
and talk about how disrespectful he is
how rude he was that one day.
Expecting nothing wonderful to happen
he...Read More
Categories: teacher, self,
Form: Free verse
wife of Lapidoth
              judge spiritual &
       ...Read More
Categories: christian, teacher,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member Does Anybody Care About Her Life
When I was young,                                    ...Read More
Categories: teacher, care, old, youth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Want A Doggy
Oh how I want a doggy, 
a bundle of love and fur.                            ...Read More
Categories: teacher, dog, friend, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Music Food and Love Play On
The music of the clanging from the chilled glass of wine,                             ...Read More
Categories: teacher, food, love, music,
Form: Rhyme

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