The CLiPPA Schools Shadowing Scheme

Clippa 2017 - children performing

To promote the teaching of poetry in schools we run a Schools Shadowing Scheme alongside the CLiPPA. With the CLiPPA 2020 award show and the announcement of CLiPPA winner Zaro Weil, Schools were invited to explore the poems with our teaching resources for Cherry Moon, Poems the Wind Blew InMidnight Feasts. Tasty PoemsThe Proper Way to Meet a Hedgehog and Other How-To Poems and Wain. LGBT Reimaginings of Scottish Folklore 

The following schools are the winners of the CLiPPA 2020 Schools Shadowing Scheme:

Watch the winning performances 


The CLiPPA Schools Shadowing Scheme 2021

Sign up to register your school for the CLiPPA Shadowing Scheme 2021

Find out more in our shadowing video 

Watch videos from schools involved in the CLiPPA Shadowing Scheme

Check out our top 10 tips for teaching poetry in our What We Know Works’ Poetry booklet and the summary of our 2017 research project funded by Arts Council England.

Photo Credit: Ellie Kurtz


The CLiPPA Shadowing Scheme 2019

View our CLiPPA Shadowing video