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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]

 
February 14, 2012

Clarke Specialist Presents at Hear Me Now Conference


February 14, 2012—Sherri Fickenscher, Educational Support Specialist and Early Intervention Educator at Clarke's Philadelphia campus, presented the closing session at a conference sponsored by Hear Me Now, a leading auditory/oral learning center in Maine. Fickenscher's session was titled "A Look to the Future: Listening and Spoken Language in Maine."

The conference was held over three separate sessions from January 11-February 8, 2012. The theme was "Facilitating Listening & Spoken Language Development in Children with Hearing Loss" and featured presentations by Cara Lento Kaiser, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT; Carrie Chojnowski, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT;  and Cathy Janelle, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT.