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    Submit your poems!

    Write an original poem and send it to us. We will feature the poems on the AE website and the American English App for feature phones.

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    Students and teachers are invited to Mission Mars, a live virtual field trip on April 25, 2-3pm EDT. The live event features a special lesson about Mars rovers, along with Google Hangout interactions among NASA experts and students worldwide.

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    English Language Fellows and Specialists

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It’s April, and that means National Poetry Month in the U.S.A. The month is a celebration, a reminder to appreciate poetry, and to encourage attention to poetry in schools. There’s a poem for every taste. Write a few of your own during National Poetry Month.

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Classroom Activities

Practice English language skills while learning about National Poetry Month

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