May 21, 2018—Clarke's Listening Walk at the Philadelphia Zoo on May 20 was an exciting day for all! It began with a 5K run, followed by a listening scavenger hunt where children with hearing loss heard their favorite "zoo-tastic" sounds—the Phillie Phanatic, the official mascot...[More]
May 16, 2018—Clarke Mainstream Services is thrilled to announce its keynote lineup for the 39th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss, which will be held on October 18 and 19, 2018. This annual conference is often praised for its outstanding content, which...[More]
May 11, 2018—Are you registered for a Clarke Listening Walk? Thanks to your overwhelming support, Clarke's Listening Walk at the Bronx Zoo reached maximum capacity this week. [More]
May 3, 2018—Congratulations to Sarah Verteramo, Audiology Assistant at Clarke, for acceptance in the University of Massachusetts Amherst Doctor of Audiology program! [More]
July 29, 2011—Clarke Mainstream Services is pleased to announce open registration for The Literacy Puzzle: the 32nd Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss. The Conference will be held on October 20 and 21, 2011 at the Sheraton in Springfield, MA.
The conference provides information on hearing loss in mainstream educational settings and is designed for teachers of the deaf, educational audiologists, speech and language pathologists, school administrators, classroom teachers, special education teachers, parents, school counselors, oral transliterators, students, interpreters, school psychologists, early intervention specialists, and auditory-verbal therapists. This year’s Opening Keynote Presenter is Kathleen Treni, President of the Alexander Graham Bell Association. Treni’s presentation is titled, “The Changing and Rugged Landscape of Mainstream Education for Students with Hearing Loss.” Professionals who attend the conference can earn American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) CEUs, Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) CEUs, Massachusetts Professional Development Points, Connecticut State Department of Education CEUs, and credit hours from the AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language (LSLS).
This year also marks the 9th anniversary of the Making Connections! Program. Making Connections! is a day-long track, held on Friday, October 21st, for students with hearing loss in grades 7-12 and is facilitated by young adults who are deaf or hard of hearing. The program provides an opportunity for students to with hearing loss to make new friends and share experiences. This year's program includes a field trip to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. Friday conference registration fees will be waived for one parent chaperone per student. Enrollment is limited to 30 students.