Geneva College

 

 

Natalie Heisey

Office Phone: 724-847-6579
ndheisey@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Reading Education

Degrees Received

  • B.S. Elementary/Special Education, 1994
  • M.Ed., 2004, Gannon University
  • Ed.D., 2009, University of Pittsburgh

Courses Taught

  • EDU 216 - Level 1 Field Observations
  • EDU 251 Integrating the Arts in the Pre K-4 classroom
  • EDU 335 - Advanced Teaching of Reading
  • EDU 413 - Content Literacy in the Secondary Classroom
  • EDU 420 - Educational Assessment
  • EDU 530 History and Philosophy or Reading
  • EDU 533 - Reading Assessment, Curriculum, and Standards
  • EDU 574 - Reading Intervention for the Exceptional Child
  • EDU 591 Miscue Analysis

Presentations/Publications

  • Heisey, N. & Kucan, L. (2010). Introducing Science Concepts to Primary Students through Read-Alouds: Interactions and Multiple Texts Make the Difference.  The Reading Teacher, 63 (8), 666-676.
  • R.M. Bean, N. Heisey, & C.M. Roller (Eds.), Preparing Reading Professionals (Second Edition) (pp. 205-215). Newark, DE: International Reading Association.
  • Bean, R., Heisey, N, & Roller, C. (Eds.). (2010). Preparing Reading Professionals: A Collection From the International Reading Association (second edition). Newark, DE.
  • Heisey, N. Jenkins, K., & Panepinto, D. (2007). Dr. Shanklin Speaks, The Literacy Professional. A publication of the Specialized Reading Professionals Special Interest Group. International Reading Association: Newark, DE.
  • Bean, R., Ezell, H., Heisey, N., Morewood, A., & Ankrum, J. (2007). Outcomes of On-line Professional Development in Pennsylvania, Fifty-Sixth Annual Yearbook of the National Reading Conference.

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • Literacy Research Association
  • International Reading Association
  • PAC-TE
  • College Reading Association
  • Keystone Reading Association
  • Three Rivers Reading Council
  • Beaver County Reading Council
  • Serves on the board of directors of Lan Vwa, a non-profit organization providing educational resources in Third World countries

Miscellaneous, e.g., hobbies, sports, personal info, etc.

  • Mother of a 6-year-old daughter who keeps me very busy! I love to read and travel!

 

Point of Excellence

The cardiovascular science program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

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Upcoming Events
CURRENT STUDENTS
Branches on campus
The Christian indie/folk band is kicking off the Three Past Three program on October 23.
COMMUNITY
Living in Color: Steppin’ Up—Moving from Theory to Action
The conference, which focuses on getting involved in multicultural issues, will be held Nov. 7-8.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.
VISIT EVENTS
Business Day is November 8
Activities for those interested in business majors include simulations and networking with current students, faculty and local business leaders.
GUEST SPEAKERS
Theology professor and author Dr. Vincent Bacote to visit Geneva
The Director of Wheaton College’s Center for Applied Christian Ethics will speak in chapel on Oct 22.