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Communications Tools & Resources

Communications Tools & Resources

The resources you need!

We are grateful for your engagement in Clarke’s work and hope you’ll find the following links useful in spreading the word about Clarke’s mission to teach children who are deaf or hard of hearing to listen and talk.

Meet the Communications Team and learn how to move forward with your communications request.

Clarke Style, Terminology, Brand Guide and Program Matrix

Clarke Informational Materials

Clarke Videos

These video links are great for sharing via social media and email to help spread the word about Clarke.

Clarke Photos

Clarke maintains a Flickr page featuring Clarke students, teachers, staff and families, organized by campus and/or event. These high resolution photos are available for download directly from Flickr for use in Clarke materials.

Clarke utilizes SharePoint for simplified photo uploading. You will find a word doc with instructions in this folder and folders for each location as well.

Campaign Resources

Clarke Connection eNewsletter

Virtual Event Resources

  • Virtual Photo/Video Disclaimer – Download the slide and include it at the beginning of your screenshare.
  • Clarke Zoom Backgrounds
    How to use a Clarke Zoom Background:
    • Download your selected background.
    • Open Zoom, then select Zoom.us > Preferences > Virtual Background.
    • Click the “+” icon and choose add image.
    • You may be prompted to download the smart virtual background package. If so, download it.
    • If any words in your background are backwards, make sure mirror my video is unchecked.

Email Signature Guidelines

Conference Calendar

Print Material Order Forms

Printables for use at Events

Presentation and Powerpoint Templates

  • Clarke Powerpoint Template – Download, customize and use this slide template for internal and external presentations. 
  • Clarke Presentation Template – Download and customize these slides which include basic information about Clarke. If your presentation is location- or program-specific, please review your final content with the Program Director to ensure accuracy. 

Other Templates

Clarke Letterhead Templates in Word
Clarke Listening Walk Letterhead Templates in Word

The Communications Department also maintains templates for email blasts and print postcards. These must be modified by design staff. To request the use of these templates, please contact communications@clarkeschools.org

Clarke Logo Files

For Word Documents, Powerpoint and Websites
For Print

Vector files (.eps or .ai files) are the best types of files to give to vendors who are using our logo in print. They are only viewable in graphic-specific programs. These files are available to Clarke staff by contacting communications@clarkeschools.org

Requesting Logo Files from Partners

With permission from a partnering organization or company, request these file types for logos Clarke can share:

  • EPS or AI file (vector based)
  • High resolution PNG file with transparent background
  • High resolution JPG file

If the logo will be used on a t-shirt, request this file type as well:

  • EPS file in one color

Other Resources

Our professionals are here to help.

Please contact any of our locations to learn more about Clarke’s broad array of programs and services.