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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]

 
November 14, 2014

Author and Clarke Parent, Jennifer Rosner to Appear at Barnes & Noble in NYC


November 14, 2014—Jennifer Rosner will be reading and signing copies her new children's book The Mitten String, an original folktale about a girl who knits, a woman who is deaf, and a piece of blue yarn. Join us at Barnes & Noble, Upper East Side, 150 E 86th Street on Saturday, November 22 at 10am. Barnes & Noble, will have an ASL interpreter for the event.

The Kirkus Reviews, calls Rosner's newest book "sweetly nostalgic and filled with warm good feelings." Described as a "beautiful story of kindness, acceptance, and resourcefulness [it] will have wide appeal," writes the School Library Journal of Congregation B'nai Israel, Boca Raton, FL.

Listen to Rosner's interview on WHMP with Bill Newman. Go to the 33:20 mark to hear Rosner's section.

For more information, visit www.clarkeschools.org/nyevents or download the event flyer.