“Annenberg Learner uses media and telecommunications to advance excellent teaching in American schools. This mandate is carried out chiefly by the funding and broad distribution of educational video programs with coordinated Web and print materials for the professional development of K-12 teachers. It is part of The Annenberg Foundation and advances the Foundation’s goal of encouraging the development of more effective ways to share ideas and knowledge. Annenberg Learner’s multimedia resources help teachers increase their expertise in their fields and assist them in improving their teaching methods. Many programs are also intended for students in the classroom and viewers at home. All Annenberg Learner videos exemplify excellent teaching. Annenberg Learner resources can be accessed for free at Learner.org, or can be purchased through the Web site or by calling 1-800-LEARNER.”
- “Welcome to the Spotlight on Voices & Visions Voices & Visions, a video series from Annenberg Media, explores the lives and works of 13 of America’s most famous modern poets. Learn more about these poets by linking to other Web sites that explore their lives and work. You can also view video clips from programs in the Voices & Visions video series.”
Click on a poet’s name on the left to start your exploration.