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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]

 
December 17, 2014

Clarke Mainstream Teachers Attend NYC Workshop


December 17, 2014—Four mainstream teachers of the deaf from Clarke Mainstream Services in Northampton, MA traveled to NYC last week to attend a day-long workshop offered by The Children's Hearing Institute's Educational Outreach Program. The workshop, "Facilitative Strategies and Techniques: Moving Beyond the Single Word," offered hands-on training to facilitating simple to complex language forms through video demonstrations and cooperative learning experiences. It was held at the Ear Institute/New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

NYC Workshop

Clarke teachers of the Deaf (left to right) Taylor Page, Brittany Dorn, Heather Stinson, and Ashley Kachelmeyer, seen here with Melissa A. Willis, Executive Director of The Children's Hearing Institute (center).