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Teacher Poems | Examples of Teacher Poetry

Teacher Poems - Examples of all types of teacher poetry to share and read. This list of teacher poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of teacher poetry. This list of works about teacher is an excellent resource for examples on how to write teacher poems.
A Father's Journey in Education: Retirement Reflections
In halls of learning, wisdom's crown, Stood a dad with love profound. His days of guiding minds are done, But memories bright, they'll still be spun. With patience vast and knowledge deep, He stirred young hearts from sleep. In every lesson,...Read More
Categories: teacher, dad, dedication, devotion, education,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Pedagogy
Consider the practice of pedagogy. Sounds less like a noble profession, And more like a pervert’s kinky fetish, A groomer’s form of fieldcraft. Socrates taught Plato, Just as Shumann mentored Brahms. Einstein tutored Oppenheimer, And so inspired those bombs. When a student has...Read More
Categories: teacher, allegory, angst, education, student,
Form: Verse
Premium Member beat them to breakfast
Free breakfast for educators all week the TV said We ran toward the restaurant, all teachers willing to be fed I beat two cars that were as blue as my car is red We got in line, but...Read More
Categories: teacher,
Form: Rhyme
A gift to behold
A gift to behold Who are you we wondered, Where your path leads, we thought I knew what we wanted, couldn’t envisage Then we surrendered… When in pain, you are the balm. When there’s despair, you make calm. When mind...Read More
Categories: appreciation, teacher,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member No Transfers
Our favorite teacher was in a fix History class had not one, but two Dicks Teacher felt she was...Read More
Categories: giggle, student, teacher, word
Form: Limerick

Sojourn through Tarotspace
SOJOURN THROUGH TAROTSPACE Let me tell you a story, Of a deck of cards, in all its glory. Well, some will say, what’s the big deal? To them my humble reply, come, conquer, and heal. The story is my take, On...Read More
Categories: art, symbolism, teacher,
Form: Rhyme
The Future of America
American teachers guiding America’s youth They hold the key to our future’s door So we pay three and a half times more To the man who pulled your tooth We are America’s students, Our country’s future is in our...Read More
Categories: teacher, 11th grade, america, education,
Form: Free verse
Voices of Transformation
In a land where shadows cast their might, A group of educators, brave and bright, Stood as champions with a common plea, To set their nation's children free. Amidst the rolling hills, they gathered near, Their vision, a beacon, bold...Read More
Categories: teacher,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Grade School Teacher-PS
My life as a grade school teacher Is like a life-long student and schooler Always working with colors, pens and papers While taking care of kids as their second mother. Still, I oftentimes sleep quite late at night Check...Read More
Categories: teacher,
Form: Rhyme
I am a philosopher Of great mental acumen I like to blow my own trumpet As nobody seems to mention While enlightening people Of all hues, I think not twice Morning to noon and noon to night I love when people seek...Read More
Categories: teacher, allegory, allusion, perspective, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Literary Gardeners
In the realm of words, where knowledge thrives, Teachers guide with wisdom, where the ink arrives. Enhancing writing, a guiding light they bear, To elevate students, their written tales to share. They mould the process, each stage they steer, Prewriting,...Read More
Categories: teacher, thanksgiving,
Form: Bio
Unveiling the Beautiful Heart of Teaching
In the classroom's tender, gentle embrace, A symphony of virtues finds its place. A teacher's heart, a radiant hue, Infused with philosophies bright and true. Arousing the mind with Rousseau's art, She nurtures each soul, with a caring heart. Montessori's embrace,...Read More
Categories: heart, teacher,
Form: Narrative
The Canvas of Learning
In the vast spectrum of education's domain, Where knowledge blooms like a vibrant plain, Diversity in students, a palette so wide, The colours of teaching on this vivid ride. Teachers, the artists with wisdom in hand, Creating a masterpiece, a...Read More
Categories: children, education, school, teacher,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Teacher's Pest
Everybody had a personal favorite or that one teacher that for some reason we just didn't like. Back in the day, when I was in 6th grade, there was a math teacher that for some...Read More
Categories: 6th grade, teacher,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Fido Ate My Homework
here are the bits of my homework I say tossing them out of an Oatmeal box Onto my teacher's desk They are slimy with saliva she screams...Read More
Categories: teacher,
Form: Free verse

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