Pediatric cancers are commonly treated with chemotherapy, radiation, surgery or a combination of these. While these treatments are the most effective methods of fighting cancer, they damage healthy cells as well, and may cause various side effects, including hearing loss.
Nell Rosenberg, Clarke’s national director of teleservices, discusses Clarke's tVisit® Teleservices on Future Ear Radio.
However day-to-day life has changed, summer routines offer unique opportunities for maintaining Listening and Spoken Language (LSL) learning. This brief list is meant to offer families of school-age children some ideas to keep speech, listening, learning and literacy alive.
Seven-year-old August, who has a unilateral hearing loss, attends online mainstream school with the support of his family and his Clarke team.
Families and educators are sometimes skeptical of the idea of providing services remotely to children with hearing loss. But Clarke’s history in this area has proven those fears to be unfounded.
As students who are deaf or hard of hearing settle into their classrooms each fall, an acoustic assessment of these spaces is key to helping them thrive.
Tune In! Child Life on Call Podcast Features Clarke’s National Director of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships
Barbara Hecht, Clarke’s national director of strategic initiatives and partnerships, discusses children who are deaf or hard of hearing and who have additional challenges (DHH Plus).
Each fall, many students begin working on their personal essays for college and scholarship applications. While all personal essays should be unique—hence the term “personal” essay—there are some guidelines students should follow to produce the most effective and compelling submission.
The most alums in recent years received the memorial funds, designed to support the continuing education of Clarke students.