Reading Miscue Conference
The Reading Miscue Analysis Conference brings teachers and researchers together to explore miscue analysis as an approach to understanding the reading process, evaluating readers and providing classroom literacy support. Internationally renowned keynote speakers and a range of conference sessions address applications of miscue analysis for classroom teaching, specialist settings, reading centers, professional development, teacher education and research. This small, focused conference provides space for conversations among participants. Past speakers have included Ruth Davenport, Carol Gilles, Ken Goodman, Yetta Goodman, Prisca Martens, Eric Paulson, Steven Strauss, Dorothy Watkins, and Sandra Wilde.
August 3 – 7, 2015
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 5, 6, 7 Hagedorn Hall
Featuring: Yetta Goodman, Prisca Martens and Alan Flurkey
authors of The Essential RMA: A Window into Readers’ Thinking
· Varied sessions and mini-courses from novice to experienced.
· First hand experiences with Reading Miscue Inventory for evaluation.
· Retrospective Miscue Analysis (RMA) invites readers to discuss their own reading process and strategies.
· Literacy support strategies for readers who are struggling.
Conference within a Conference
Thursday, August 6 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.) & Friday, August 7 (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
Concurrent sessions focusing on research and classroom practice involving miscue analysis and related topics.
EMMA Researchers Annual Meeting
Eye Movement Miscue Analysis (EMMA) Researchers annual meeting open to all:
Friday, August 7 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Professional development options:
Discounted rates for students and for Hofstra alumni.
5 day conference meets: Monday – Thursday, August 3 – 7 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.); Friday, August 7 (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
2 day conference: August 6 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.); August 7 (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
For information regarding professional development registration, call the Office of Professional Development at (516) 463-5750. Register online for Professional Development here.
Two credit options available:
LYST 244: Advanced Retrospective Miscue Analysis
3 s.h. August 3 - August 7, MTWRF, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Course Code: 80088
LYST 353 - Workshop in Miscue Analysis
1 s.h. Thursday, August 6, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Friday, August 7, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Course Code: 80089