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Clarke Celebrates Revolutionary Learning at ASHA Convention

November 18, 2018—The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) convened thousands of professionals for their annual conference. [More]

Clarke Hosts EHDI Stakeholder Convening 

November 5, 2018—Clarke Northampton was the site of the Massachusetts State Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Stakeholder Meeting on October 29.[More]

Clarke SLP Co-Leads Study Indicating Cord Blood Cells May Improve Hearing in Children with Sensorineural Hearing Loss

October 2, 2018—In a recent study conducted at the Florida Hospital for Children, and co-led by Linda Baumgartner, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, speech-language pathologist and auditory-verbal therapist at Clarke Jacksonville, preliminary findings suggest an improvement in hearing in...[More]

Clarke Education Support Specialist Facilitates Learning Experience Presented by Hearing First

September 19, 2018—Get resources and techniques for the use of auditory-verbal strategies in Hearing First’s new learning experience led by Sherri Fickenscher, early intervention teacher of the deaf and education support specialist at Clarke Philadelphia.[More]

 
July 28, 2014

Clarke Summer Adventure Camp Featured in Daily Hampshire Gazette!


July 28, 2014—EASTHAMPTON—In a classroom on The Williston Northampton School campus Thursday, six children clapped, hopped and boogied while singing backup along with a recording of “Best Day of My Life” by American Authors while Jordan Gatewood, 13, took the lead.

Hearing aids and cochlear implants behind their ears helped them to hear the catchy song and dance to the beat with gusto.

They are among 28 campers at Summer Adventure Camp, a two-week program for 9 to 14-year-olds who are deaf or hard of hearing that is run by the Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech. The camp has been held for nearly 30 years at the Clarke Schools’ Northampton campus on Round Hill Road, but since part of that campus sold in 2013, the campers have spend their two-week stay each summer at The Williston Northampton School in Easthampton.

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