Poetry Out Loud: Nebraska!

Poetry Out Loud is a national poetry recitation competition and educational program that encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance. This free program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence and learn about our literary heritage. Students also have the opportunity to compete for a free trip to Washington DC and over $50,000 in scholarships and prizes. Visit the Poetry Out Loud website to learn more.

If you are a teacher interested in registering your school for POL to participate in the 2018-2019 school year, use the login information below and click here to access the online application.

Login: POL

Password: POL2018

POL meets Nebraska's educational standards in English Language Arts & Theatre.


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