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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]

 
March 26, 2015

Clarke and Fontbonne University Will Initiate a Hybrid Model Approach to Preparing Teachers Using Distance Learning Technology in July 2015


March 26, 2015—The hybrid model will offer Fontbonne University coursework and practicum for graduate students in the Northeast region of the U.S. at any of the four Clarke Schools in Boston, New York City, Philadelphia or Northampton, Mass.

This program is a unique model for how to prepare a new generation of professionals. It stresses an interdisciplinary approach, incorporating the principles of best practice from deaf education, early childhood education, speech-language pathology and special education. Classes are small and highly interactive. Faculty are nationally recognized, experienced and committed to each graduate student’s success. Many of our faculty continue to work with children and families, sharing their expertise through technological advancements, evidence-based practices and innovative techniques.

Early Intervention in Deaf Education Graduate-Level Scholarship

All coursework is presented by instructors through face-to-face instruction or via synchronous distance technology. The 45-credit-hour curriculum will prepare graduate students with the content and experiences they need to:

In addition to the core curriculum, graduate students will also participate in over 400 hours of field experience in or near the city in which they reside through the Clarke Schools or other Northeast programs, including CREC Soundbridge in Connecticut and the Bergen County Hearing Impaired Program in New Jersey.

Read more in the brochure here.