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Clarke Jacksonville Students Enjoy New Playground

February 27, 2018—Clarke Jacksonville recently hosted a soft grand opening of a new playground! The Clarke Jacksonville team dreamed of renovating the school's wooden playground that was approximately 14 years old. During November 2016, Clarke began actively fundraising for a new and...[More]

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]

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.