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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]

 
October 11, 2017

Clarke's 150th Kick-Off Featured in News


October 11, 2017—We are officially in our 150th year!

On Sunday, October 1, Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech marked the actual day of our founding in 1867. To celebrate this milestone, we held an event at the original location of Clarke School on Gothic Street in Northampton, Massachusetts, on Saturday, September 30. The Mayor of Northampton, several alumni, leadership, staff and even the local media all came together to help us honor this day. Here is the Daily Hampshire Gazette's front page article about that special ceremony honoring Clarke's legacy.

Clarke 150th in Daily Hampshire Gazette

Clarke received additional press coverage this week in an editorial piece highlighting the history of Clarke, and the work we do teaching children who are deaf or hard of hearing to listen and talk.

To learn more about Clarke's sesquicentennial, visit our 150th Anniversary page. And feel free to share these informative articles with family and friends; help us spread the word about Clarke!