Recently, the Huffington Post published an article titled 9 Life Lessons Everyone Can Learn from these Beloved Classic Children’s Books. In this article, Amanda Scherker included titles like Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are, Lois Lowry’s The Giver, E.B. White’s Charlotte’s Web and noted poignant life lessons such as “Setting out on an adventure is…
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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.