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.

Poems Thanking Teachers


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  1. Don't Want To Say Goodbye

    Goodbye To A Special Teacher


    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 also had a wonderful teacher. His name is Mr. Rasi. He knew how to make me feel better whenever I felt lonely. Will always miss your teaching, Sir.

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  3. Thank You, Teachers

    • By Meghana Vincent
    • Published: May 4, 2017
    The Guiding Influence Of Teachers

    Teachers are keys
    That unlock the student's mind.
    You are guides who mold our mind.
    You are one of a kind.

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    Teachers are like springs
    Who nurture new things.

    Teachers are like summer
    Who inculcate values inner.

    Teachers nurture new green sprouts

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  4. Teacher

    Poem On The Importance Of Teachers

    'Teacher' - a word that takes me back to the start,
    The start of my very first day at school.
    I tightly clenched my mother's hand,
    I was afraid to let her go.

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    Very emotional as well as inspirational, and I believe this is the truth.

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  6. The Teacher

    • By Amelia Jane
    • Published: March 2013
    Inspirational Thank You Poem To Teacher

    Remember when we met?
    When I was just a kid.
    And you said to me,
    'It's okay, we're all friends here.'

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    This poem is really touching it reminds me of my old teacher who had passed away. I stared to cry a lot. So I love this poem it is really a good poem, some people hate poems but I love them.

  7. Thank You Mrs. Newby

    Poem About A Teacher Who Has Inspired Me

    A happy smile contagious to all,
    With a heart of gold that never falls.
    As my role model, you set the bar high,
    But you've taught me all I can do is try.

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    I have a teacher exactly like that. She's always there for her students. She has helped me a lot with my social and personal situations. I had her since ninth grade and now tenth grade. She's...

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  8. My Final Goodbye Friend

    • By Ali
    • Published: April 2008
    Poem To A Teacher And A 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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    I have had a one of my favorite teacher's die. I just couldn't believe it when it happened, but my mom explained that she was in a better world. One that didn't have sicknesses and all the...

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  10. You Told Me

    • By Imani Miller
    • Published: July 2012
    Poem Tribute To A Teacher

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

    You told me to wait

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    I am really touched. It is the poem that I found perfectly relating to my teacher. Her name is Payel Banerjee and I love her just like my mother. She is holding even a better place in my...

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  11. Northern Star

    • By Kelly Graham
    • Published: September 2016
    Guiding Light Of A Loving Mentor

    Northern Star, Northern Star,
    I gaze up at you from afar.
    Shining brightly in the curtain of night,
    Northern Star, you are my light.

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  12. 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 who filled my heart with joy. When next year comes my heart will break.

  13. 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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