News and Events

BRI Seeks New Coordinator of Professional Development

The Barksdale Reading Institute, LLC seeks a candidate to fill its Coordinator of Professional Development role. This is a professional position that develops and coordinates sponsored professional training and serves as a professional resource to our partner agencies. The incumbent uses specialized reading and pedagogical knowledge and experience to perform job duties and make independent...

BRI Partners with Move to Learn on New Video “How to Act”

Our friends at Move To Learn have just released a new video supporting preschool literacy! The Barksdale Reading Institute is a proud partner in this creative project (aligned with the Mississippi College & Career Readiness Standards).  Dr. Michael Cormack even stepped back into the booth to sing and rap on this latest addition called “How...

BRI Expands Parent Academy Program

The Barksdale Reading Institute is now accepting applications through August 1, 2017 for schools that wish to participate in our Parent Academy program. This program was successfully piloted this past year in Quitman County Elementary and Kosciusko Lower Elementary. Learn more about the program and apply today!      

BRI Participates in MPB “Shape Up & Read” Event

The Barksdale Reading Institute will be sponsoring a special table at the Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s “Shape Up and Read” Event. We encourage you to register today: http://www.mpbonline.org/summerlearning/.
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BRI CEO Transitions to New Role in Jackson Public Schools

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