In Part 1 of this series, we discussed how the writing standards explicitly addressed the importance of practice in anchor standard 10, clearly communicating to educators that the only way to produce clear, coherent arguments, narrative, and informative texts is through dedicating large amounts of time to practice. When looking at the reading standards, the…
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Welcome to Burkins and Yaris
Our overarching goal at Burkins & Yaris is to assist children in becoming proficient readers and writers. This begins with the people who teach them.
We believe that effective change happens from the inside out. We know that when teachers understand the foundations of how children learn to read and write, they are better equipped to teach students. Teachers need opportunities to learn new techniques and strategies that inform their instruction.