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Poetry Friday: Grateful for A Wonderful School Year

Posted on by Michele Russo, Associate Director

As the school year comes to an end, we want to thank the teachers and faculty who make our High School programs a success. They do a great deal of legwork to enrich their students’ education with a live poetry … Continue reading

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The Close of a Busy School Year

Posted on by Michele Russo, Poetry Program Coordinator

Spotswood High School Students with Dodge Poet Emari DiGiorgio. Photo Credit: Lauren Rutten Students from North Star Academy in Newark listen to a reading. Photo Credit: Lauren Rutten This spring was a flurry of activity for the Dodge Poetry Program.  … Continue reading

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The 2014 Common Gathering Recap

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On May 3rd, teachers from all over New Jersey who had participated in our Spring & Fountain program came together at Princeton Day School for the Common Gathering. It was a beautiful day full of poetry, with many great conversations … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy Poetry Initiative

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blessing the boats may the tide that is entering even now the lip of our understanding carry you out beyond the face of fear Lucille Clifton In the 2012-2013 school year, the Dodge Poetry in the Schools Program is directing … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: High School Events, Fall 2011

Posted on by Rebecca Gambale

Michele Russo, Poetry Coordinator We’re pretty excited.  This fall, we’re visiting High Schools that have never hosted a Dodge Poetry Event before.  They may have attended the Dodge Poetry Festival or attended another High School’s Mini-Festival.  The teachers may have … Continue reading

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Exploring Poetry with Voorhees High School

Posted on by Rebecca Gambale

Rebecca Gambale, Program Associate, Poetry What is it that poetry does? Michael Cirelli explored this idea with students of Voorhees High School last week in a classroom conversation, presenting them with Jack Gilbert’s poem “Forgotten Dialect of the Heart“. “How astonishing … Continue reading

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