Melina Powell

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"It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye."
Contact Melina Want to get in touch with Melina? Please contact Marianne Riggio, Director of the Educational Leadership Program, at Marianne.Riggio@Perkins.org

Argentina (Residence)
Argentina (Origin)

ELP class of 2011

Teacher and Coordinator at Institucion Fatima for Children, Young and Adults with Deafblindness and Multiple Disabilities

Specialties: 
Academics/Functional Academics
Administration and Management
Assessment
Braille
Communication
Early Education
Parenting and Family Support
Recreation and Leisure/Play Skills
Social Skills
Biography: 

Melina is a teacher and coordinator at Institución Fátima for Children and Young Adults with Deafblindness and Multiple Disabilities. She has taught children and young adults who are deafblind, MDVI, deaf, blind and visually impaired for over 14 years. She graduated from a master’s program in special education for teachers of the blind and multiply disabled.