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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 30, 2010

Clarke Expert to Present at Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference


December 30, 2010—Judy Sexton, Director of Clarke’s Pennsylvania campus, will present a talk at the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference on February 21-22, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia.

The presentation is titled “The Team Approach to Maximizing a Child’s Communication” and is coauthored by MaryKay Therres, a speech pathologist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. In its 10th year, the EHDI Conference brings together a diverse group of participants, including professionals working in state, local and federal programs, researchers and families.

Sexton also presented a poster at the 2010 American Speech-Language Hearing Association Conference, which was held November 18-20 in Philadelphia, PA. The title of the poster is "Evidence on Spoken Language Development in Deaf/Hard of Hearing Children at Transition to School-age in the United States: A Systematic Review." The theme of the 2010 ASHA Convention was "Leadership into New Frontiers."