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ECC at Perkins: Making the most of all five senses
July 5, 2016
Sensory efficiency skills help Casey and other students use their senses to explore the world and achieve their goals.
Helen Keller: A life with dogs
June 24, 2016
From scrappy Scotties to dignified Great Danes to a famous Akita, dogs always brought joy to Helen Keller.
Celebrating the Perkins Class of 2016
June 17, 2016
Twelve graduates enjoyed an emotional send-off from family, friends and staff.
FCC Commissioner talks technology during Perkins visit
June 9, 2016
Commissioner Mignon Clyburn meets with Perkins leadership to discuss shared mission of accessibility for consumers who are deafblind.
A 'pawsitive' work experience
June 3, 2016
Volunteer work at the Buddy Dog animal shelter helped Ashley discover the joys and responsibilities of employment.
ECC at Perkins: Finding the most effective way to communicate
May 24, 2016
Compensatory access lessons help students like Slater connect with others in a meaningful way, using any form of ‘speech’ that works.
Lessons for life
May 9, 2016
The Expanded Core Curriculum goes beyond traditional academics, and prepares Perkins students for the challenges of school, work and everyday life.
'Miracle Worker' Anne Sullivan inducted into Irish American Hall of Fame
April 29, 2016
Perkins graduate honored for groundbreaking work with Helen Keller, which transformed education for children with deafblindness.
Shining a spotlight on life-changing deafblindness programs
March 31, 2016
At annual Deafblind Awareness Day, advocates highlight crucial state programs for people with vision and hearing loss.
Perkins hosts Q&A with MCB Commissioner Paul Saner
February 26, 2016
The event gave people who are blind and deafblind a face-to-face opportunity to ask questions about state services.