• March Madness Poetry 2015 tournament - kids poetry contest
    “The biggest tournament of children’s poetry ever conceived” is back again for its fourth year!
  • MMPoetry Meets the World Cup
    Exploring the idea of changing #MMPoetry from an NCAA-style to a FIFA World Cup-style format. What impact would it have?
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  • POEMETRICS™: Poetry + Statistics
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    March Madness Poetry (#MMPoetry) 2014 champion Dave Crawley takes The Thinkier trophy on live TV!

The #MMPoetry 2015 Authlete Application Window IS OPEN!

march madness poetry - kids poetry contest

“The biggest tournament of children’s poetry ever conceived” is back again for its fourth year! It’s going to be another amazing event with several new features and hopefully many new faces!

MMPoetry Meets the World Cup

FIFA World Cup Brasil

Exploring the idea of changing #MMPoetry from an NCAA-style to a FIFA World Cup-style format. What impact would it have?

#MMPoetry 2014 Grand Prize Giveaway!

Covers of FIFTY Kids Poetry Books

Announcing the winner of the #MMPoetry 2014 Grand Prize Giveaway — a bookshelf of 50 (FIFTY!) new kids’ poetry books!

Poets Are Out Of Touch And/Or Kids Don’t Have a Clue, Part 1

MMPoetry March Madness Poetry 2014 Logo

Now that #MMPoetry 2014 is over, it’s time to see if we can learn anything from the results of the Public Vote, the Authlete Vote, and the Classroom Vote.