Research and Publications

Listed here is a selection of reading from recent research and articles about poetry, poetry teaching and learning. We would be interested to hear of any articles and links related to poetry that would be interesting and useful to teachers in primary education.


Updated with new research in January 2018, this publication shares what we know about making poetry work in primary schools.

Power of poetry research project
Read the full evaluation report of CLPE’s Power of Poetry Training by Professor Andrew Lambirth, supported by the Arts Council England.
Power of Poetry Research summary

A summary of the key findings from the original Power of Poetry project research.