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At the POSB Math/Science Institute at Perkins, teachers shared educational innovations they developed for students who are blind.
Join other professionals and parents of children with visual impairments from birth to age 7 to share, network and learn.
For 95 years, Perkins has been teaching international educators how to improve blindness education in their home countries.
What is it like to be 26 and blind? Learn how we are preparing our students for transition to independent living. Read the 2014 Annual Report.
Read Our Annual Report
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.— Helen Keller
28,675 people borrowing braille or audio books from the Perkins Library in the past year
195% increase in children, adults, educators, and caregivers around the world reached by Perkins International in the last five years
15,857 people living more independently thanks to assistive technology from Perkins Solutions
Perkins' WonderBaby.org provides resources, information and support to parents and families raising children who are blind. Ask questions, share your own ideas and connect with other families.
Learn More about Support for Families
One teacher runs a 5K race without the benefit of sight to raise funds for Perkins.
Boston’s WCVB-TV airs story about senior at Perkins School for the Blind who has overcome challenges
Individualized support has been crucial for Shelby's growth and development.
Perkins' accessible Internet radio station helps students fine-tune their communication skills.