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Poetry In Voice/Les voix de la poésie - contest

National, bilingual poetry recitation contest - For High School

"Poetry In Voice/Les voix de la poésie" is a national, bilingual poetry recitation contest for high-school students in Canada. The contest site has many resources for teaching poetry as well as running a poetry contest.

The goal of this competition is to promote the art of poetry in both the classroom and the community. Poetry In Voice provides an entry point for students to develop a personal relationship with poetry by learning their favourite poems by heart.

Deadline for secondary schools across Canada to sign up for the Poetry In Voice 2013 Recitation Contest is December 31, 2012.

Videos of past winners

Teacher Resources