Poetry Out Loud is a contest that encourages young people to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. POL helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about their literary heritage.
Maeva Ordaz, formerly or West Anchorage High School, was the 2015 Poetry Out Loud National Champion.
Tweedlebugs by Podington Bear (Permission Granted by Artist)
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National Endowment for the Arts