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Clarke Jacksonville Students Enjoy New Playground

February 27, 2018—Clarke Jacksonville recently hosted a soft grand opening of a new playground! The Clarke Jacksonville team dreamed of renovating the school's wooden playground that was approximately 14 years old. During November 2016, Clarke began actively fundraising for a new and...[More]

Celebrating Cochlear Implant Awareness Day

February 20, 2018—Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech will recognize and celebrate Cochlear Implant Awareness Day on February 25. This global initiative celebrates technology that maximizes access to sound.[More]

Mainstream Summer Camp Opportunity for Students

February 1, 2018—During summer 2018, for the second year, the Frost Valley YMCA Summer Camp in Claryville, NY, and Clarke will provide programming for campers ages 8-15 who are deaf or hard of hearing ensuring their experience is rich and rewarding. Frost Valley is a pioneer in...[More]

39th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss: Call for Proposals Now Open

January 12, 2018—Clarke Mainstream Services is requesting proposals for the 39th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss. This year’s conference will once again include a full line-up of educational workshops and inspiring keynote speakers and will be held on...[More]

April 25, 2014

Press for Acclaimed Journalist and Clarke Alumni Parent Lydia Denworth

April 25, 2014—Acclaimed journalist and Clarke NY alumni parent, Lydia Denworth has been receiving media attention, including Time Magazine, CBS and NPR for her new book: I Can Hear You Whisper: An Intimate Journey through the Science of Sound and Language.

Called “luminous” and “indispensable” by Publisher’s Weekly, Lydia’s story movingly recounts twin journeys: her family’s, from the diagnosis of her youngest son’s hearing loss; and her own as she scrupulously researched the brain’s role in hearing and communication and the remarkable technology that would help her child.

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Below is a list of recent press and news.

To keep up on the very latest, you can visit either Lydia's homepage or facebook page.