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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]

 
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.