Hofstra Miscue Conference 2013

Dear EMMA Colleagues:
We hope you will be able to join us for the 9th Reading Miscue Research Conference at Hofstra University July 15 to 17, 2013.  
Please RSVP to let us know if you WILL be attending 1) the miscue conference and/ or 2) the EMMA meeting.  We would like to anticipate numbers.  
Also, let us know if you have articles or information for the conference packets.
RSVP: alan.flurkey@hofstra.edu

We are attaching a newly updated registration form and conference schedule.  Please distribute to friends and colleagues who may be interested.  You may also register on-line. There is a discount if you are attending the WLU Literacies for All Institute.

The schedule for the EMMA researchers meeting is included below.  Although the EMMA meeting officially starts at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, please note that we will end the Miscue Conference with a 1 p.m. plenary session focusing on EMMA and featuring Ryan Nelson and Jack Damico.

Note: The Miscue Conference and Wednesday EMMA Meeting are in Hagedorn Hall but the Thursday EMMA Meeting is in 246 East Library Wing, adjacent to the Hofstra Student Center where the Literacies for All Conference is located.  

If you are registering for the WLU Literacies for All Summer Institute, go to the WLU Literacies for All Institute Website.  We encourage you to use this site for information about housing and transportation.  Note that ground transportation should be arranged in advance.  We are also including a map with information about getting to Hofstra from the Hampton Inn.


Please let us know if you have questions or if we can assist you in any way.

We look forward to seeing you next month.
Debi Goodman
Alan Flurkey

EMMA Meeting Schedule

Wednesday July 17

1:00 Plenary: Ryan Nelson & Jack Damico: EMMA in Readers with Communication Disorders: Strategies of Making Sense with Storybook vs. Self-Authored Texts

3:00 - 5:00 Virginia Salem ASL analysis demonstration and Q&A

5:00 - 6:00 EMMA Website with Neil Liwang; other business

6:00 dinner TBA

 Thursday July 18

8:30 - 9:50 Presentation: Perpie Liwang: Re-imagined Instructional Approaches using EMMA in Teacher Education

10:00 - 10:30 Discussion:

  • Share current projects and studies.
  • Exchange of texts and resources
  • Data collection procedures, tips, troubleshooting
  • Data analysis procedures, tips & troubleshooting
  • Potential & ideas for future EMMA studies

Planning for shared projects and future connections

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