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Former Clarke Employee Wins ASHA Editor's Award

November 14, 2017—The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) honored former Clarke employee Frank Iglehart with the Editor's Award for the American Journal of Audiology.[More]

Honoring Trustees for their Service and Welcoming a New Addition to the Board

November 13, 2017—Clarke is honored to recognize Kevin Franck, PhD, Sara Grosvenor and Sharon McCarthy as they close out their terms with Clarke's Board of Trustees this fall. Kevin, the brother of a Clarke Alumna, joined the Board in 2011; Sara, Founder and President of The Alexander...[More]

Clarke Staff and Alumni Collaborate on Educational eBook

November 5, 2017—Thanks to the contributions from Clarke staff, Smith/Clarke alumni and Clarke Board Members, we are pleased to announce that the eBook Preparing to Teach, Committing to Learn: An Introduction to Educating Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing, is now available...[More]

The 38th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss Draws Hundreds of Professionals, Parents and Teens

November 1, 2017—Clarke Mainstream Services’ 38th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss was a great success, drawing hundreds of attendees, sponsors and exhibitors from across the country. This year’s event was especially significant, as Clarke Schools for...[More]

 
April 29, 2014

A Visit with Florida Governor Rick Scott


April 29, 2014—Current and alumni families from Clarke Jacksonville have been visiting the state capitol of Tallahassee to raise awareness of issues relating to children who are deaf and hard of hearing in the state of Florida.

The continued presence of our students and their families has made a world of difference in informing state legislators about what is possible for children who are deaf and hard of hearing. Earlier this year, alumni student Knox Fisk, along with his mom and brother, had the opportunity to visit with Florida Governor Rick Scott and thank him for his support. We appreciate all the families and students who have taken time out of their busy schedules to make the trek to Tallahassee in support of the important issues that impact our community.