Teacher Poems

Poems for Teachers

Teachers change lives. Being the right person at the right time may be enough to change a person's life forever. Human beings are constantly changing. Whether for the good or for the bad, we do not stay the same. Having a positive influence in the form of a teacher can make or break a human being. Years after we are out of school, we remember the teachers that changed our lives. In most cases these may have been the first people that believed in us. That experience of having an authority figure believe that we could succeed carries us forever.

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Goodbye to A Special Teacher
  • By Asha Cook
  • Published: June 2011
Don't Want To Say Goodbye

I remember the times when you were there for me
through my many tears you helped me really see
that you always there for me
you stood close to me like a friend, there for me ...

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I have a teacher just like this, He is one of the best teachers I have ever had and I will always remember him. My teacher's name is Mr. Lee. Lots of love Grace

You Touched My Inner Soul

The Clarity you gave to me,
It shone like Angel rays,
Like water rushed on golden sands,
And crashed along the bays....

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I was really touched by the poem you wrote

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Not Just A Teacher But A Friend

I had no where to turn, had no where to go.
this is just something I think you need to know
I don't know what made me trust you
I still remember the day when I told you what I've been through...

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I had a teacher this year, she was awesome and was always there for me when I had problems or when I felt like I couldn't do something .I love her but am really sad she's moving because she's...

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Poem Thanking A Special Teacher
  • By Katrina
  • Published: July 2012
Getting Back To It

Sitting in a classroom with the smell of chalk and glue,
I think back to those days when I hated to get up early
Couldn't stand to be there and couldn't wait to get home.
In the beginning I was that child that struggled,...

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Poem Tribute to A Teacher
  • By Imani Miller
  • Published: July 2012
You Told Me

You told me to listen to my heart
But it wasn't speaking

You told me to wait ...

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I has found me in your poem. Thank you so much!!!

A Teacher Like You

I have had nowhere to turn
I had a lot to learn
not just about math science and English
about life...

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Hi Darby,

I am going through the exact same thing you are right now, My seventh grade language arts teacher is like my best friend. It is really hard because I am going to...

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Poem To A Teacher And A Friend. My Final Goodbye Friend
  • By Ali
  • Published: April 2008
My Final Goodbye Friend

No one understands the way I feel
why the good die so very young,
my world feels constantly hazy though,
I do not show it...

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Lisa was my best friend for many many years! I miss her greatly. Linda, I wish I would have been given the chance to tell her goodbye. You don't know how much I loved her. It's been five...

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  • By Kristy Vernillion
  • Published: August 2008
On The Edge

I was on the edge
trying to get through life
listened to my friend
and started cutting...

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