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August 27

Paths to Transition website from Perkins eLearning provides expertise and insight for teachers, parents and counselors of students who are blind.

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September 10

A monthly opportunity to learn how our Educational Programs support students everywhere, from Perkins’ campus to public schools.

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Spring 2015

Perkins’ Horticulture Center is a living classroom where students learn lessons about nature, work and themselves.

We’re making a difference with your help

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Helen Keller

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28,675 people borrowing braille or audio books from the Perkins Library in the past year

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195% increase in children, adults, educators, and caregivers around the world reached by Perkins International in the last five years

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15,857 people living more independently thanks to assistive technology from Perkins Solutions

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September 3

Take advantage of Perkins Library’s back-to-school services this fall – and don’t forget to update your contact information.

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August 31

With more people who are visually impaired in today’s workforce, following these simple do’s and don’ts is smart business etiquette.

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August 25

Named in honor of Perkins School for the Blind, a floppy-eared golden puppy is training as a guide dog in California.