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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]

Clarke Jacksonville Awarded Grant to Improve STEM Learning

January 9, 2018—We are so pleased to share that Clarke Jacksonville has recently been selected to receive a grant from the Embraer Foundation! [More]

 
October 31, 2014

Clarke's Annual Mainstream Conference was a Great Success!


October 31, 2014—Last week, over 275 professionals and parents traveled from as far away as Bermuda, Ontario, South Dakota, Mississippi, Arkansas, Texas, Florida and twenty-one other states to Massachusetts to participate in "Tuning In and Tapping Potential." Check out the Conference Photo Gallery and read more!

Mainstream Conference Photo Gallery

Making Connections Photo Gallery

Thanks to all the parents, teachers of the deaf, classroom teachers, speech and language pathologists, audiologists, special education teachers and all other professionals who came to our conference to learn how to help their students succeed in the mainstream and thrive among their hearing peers! You are the true heroes and we want to thank you for your perseverance, dedication and commitment to the kids you work with every day! We can make a difference together!

Read what participants had to say:

"This was my first year to attend. I have been in the field of deaf education for many years and this is by far one of the BEST conferences I have ever attended. Great Job!" - Teacher of the Deaf (AR)

"This conference is the highlight of my yearly professional development. There is always a diverse group of speakers and the conference itself is exceptionally well organized." - Speech/Language Pathologist (NJ)

Special thanks also to all the wonderful Presenters, Sponsors and Exhibitors who helped make this year's conference such a success!!

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Save the Date for the 36th Annual Mainstream Conference!

October 22 & 23, 2015
NEW Location: Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade
Center/Marlborough, MA
DIFFERENT Days: Thursday & Friday
Same High Quality Workshops!