"Poetry in a Nutshell: Education-Edition" is an interactive, educational, multimedia, exploration of the elements of poetry. Also included in this edition is The Character of Poetry, a multimedia discovery of image, tone, and mood as applied to the poetic experience. All segments are explained in simple terms as a means for the learner to enhance the reading and understanding of poetry. The selected poem section features the works of renowned Canadian, British and American authors. The program is curriculum specific and has been designed to teach the standard elements of poetry to Junior High School students worldwide in the English Language.