Teachers, here are the links to everything you will need
to have a great POL program in your school!

  • Timeline. All of the dates you need to know in the same place!

  • Acknowledgements. When promoting your school's POL program or school finals event, please be sure to mention the funds provided by the arts council, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation. Use the following paragraph on the back of a program:

Poetry Out Loud is a national recitation contest. The competition, presented in partnership with the Kentucky Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, is part of a national program that encourages high school students to learn about great poetry through memorization, performance and competition.

Please use the Kentucky Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Foundation and the Poetry Out Loud logos on printed or Web materials promoting your school's participation.

Last updated: July 26, 2017
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