Walt Whitman Birthplace Association is always delighted to host school programs.

Our educator was phenomenal, and we all came away having understood Whitman more AND having created some poetry of our own. I just hope that everyone knows you’re all out there doing this great work. I have every intention of engaging with the poetry programs myself, and I hope to have students be more involved with the organization in the future. The Winchendon School, Brooklyn, NY, Grade 11

The poet and guide were incredibly generous and knowledgeable. It was such a beautiful and inspiring day. The children loved it. Homeschool, Sayville, NY, Grades 3-8


The tour guide’s presentation was outstanding, super-knowledgeable, and passionate. The students loved the  poetry writing workshop! The poet was amazing! Valley Stream South High School, Valley Stream, NY, Grade 9


Visiting the Walt Whitman Birthplace each year is a tradition at St. Mary’s and a very successful educational experience. St. Mary’s Elementary School, Manhasset, NY, Grade 1

A Great Day! The poetry workshop was excellent. St. Martin of Tours, Amityville, NY, Grade 6


Very Successful! The poetry writing workshop was very valuable. It stimulated a love for writing poetry. Mulvey Elementary School, Central Islip, Grade 3

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