This week we have reviewed several of the books we have been reading for Lerner Publishing. We’ve talked a bit about connecting texts and want to revisit the idea of letting books support readers rather than us. Given that teachers have various instructional contexts within which to work, such as read aloud, shared reading, small-group…
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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.