Monday The More You Know: The Appendage to the Appendix In this post, we call your attention to a recently released document revealing additional research and thinking about text complexity. Tuesday Braving the Complexity Beast In this post we look at the range of lexile levels recommended by the new appendage to Appendix A which…
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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.