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Director's Message

The Born to Read Program, at the University of Texas at Tyler, is a vital part of the K-16 Literacy Center, School of Education, College of Education and Psychology.


The Born to Read Program, K-16 Literacy Center at UT Tyler, promotes early language and literacy skills, while helping parents understand their critical role as their child's first and most important teacher.

Meet our staff

Dr. Kouider Mokhtari, Anderson-Vukelja-Wright Endowed Chair, is Program Director of the K-16 Literacy Center, UT Tyler, along with Program Director Dr. Muthukrishnan Sathyamoorthy, Professor of Engineering. Betty Rose is the Program Coordinator.

Contact us

We are now accepting registrations for

Born to Read Fall Program 2021-2022

Please call 903.566.7016 or email

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