The 2nd Annual Summits on the

Science of Reading in

Higher Education

Hosted by 

Mount St. Joseph University's Center For Reading Science


Stronger Together-The Alliance for Reading Science in Higher Education (STARS:HE)

October 2, 2023        October 11, 2023

Syracuse, NY             Columbus, OH

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm                        9:00 am - 4:00 pm

      OnCenter                       Hyatt Regency

$49 registration fee includes snack                 $75 registration fee includes lunch
See Agendas
Register for the Summit in Syracuse on October 2
The Reading League Conference is Sold Out

Click here to register for the full IDA Conference

Register for the Summit in Columbus on October 11

Join other teacher preparation providers for discussion, networking, and resource sharing, the day before The Reading League and IDA Fall Conferences.  

Spend time gathering information to enhance the science of reading in your courses and fieldwork, before soaking up all of the great professional learning at the conference!

Who Should Attend:

Higher education administrators (Deans, Chairs, Program Directors) and faculty should attend.

Participants who are new to the science of reading and those who are more experienced will benefit from attendance.


  • Experience a variety of opportunities for networking, collaboration and support during the Summit
  • Share content & strategies for enhancing course content and field experiences 
  • Explore opportunities for collaborating with colleagues to align to the science of reading across courses, programs, and departments
  • Access and contribute to a clearinghouse and resource bank 
  • Gain support for bringing information back to your program and colleagues
  • Inform future activities of STARS: HE
Learn More About STARS in Higher Education

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors 

Mount St. Joseph University Center for Reading Science

Central Ohio Branch of IDA

Northern Ohio Branch of IDA

Ohio Valley Branch of IDA

Reading Horizons

95 Percent Group

Whole Phonics


The Springer School 

And the Volunteer Members of STARS:HE