www.poetrysociety.org.uk/content/education/

Masses of lesson plans and resources and regularly updated info on competitions and events.

http://www.poetryarchive.org/poetryarchive/teachersHome.do

Recordings of hundreds  of poets reading their own work. Let your class listen to W H Auden or Allan Ahlberg, Rudyard Kipling or Jackie Kay. Makes a change from boring old you. The site also  has lesson plans, interviews, advice... It’s a treasure trove, I tell you.

http://www.poets.org/

Website of the Academy of American Poets. Lots of lesson plans and teaching tips.

http://poetryoutloud.org/teaching-resources/

US website designed to support a nationwide poetry recitation event. It has plenty of useful stuff for British teachers looking to encourage poetry recitation in school, including a downloadable teacher’s guide.

http://www.scottishpoetrylibrary.org.uk/learn/teachers/classroom-resources

Resources, links, lesson plans, advice. A wonderful site for inspiration.