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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]

 
May 9, 2016

$1.25 Mil Grant Awarded to Clarke-Fontbonne Northeast Collaborative


May 9, 2016—We’re delighted to announce that Fontbonne University has been awarded a $1.25 million grant to fund student tuition for their Master of Arts in Deaf Education, a collaborative program with Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech.

This interdisciplinary degree for graduate students offers coursework through Fontbonne University, and 400 hours of on-site practicum in the Northeastern US, including at Clarke locations in Boston, New York, Northampton and Philadelphia; the Capital Region Education Council’s Soundbridge Program in Connecticut; and the Bergen County Hearing Impaired Program in New Jersey.

The five-year grant, funded by the Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, will be awarded to students beginning in June 2016.

To learn more about the grant go here: https://www.fontbonne.edu/news/fontbonne-awarded-1-25-million-grant-deaf-education-program/ and to learn more about the program go here: http://www.clarkeschools.org/for-professionals/masters-degree. You can also contact Dan Salvucci, Project Co-Director at dsalvucci@fontbonne.edu or 314.889.1407.