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From Watertown to Capitol Hill: Perkins promotes assistive technology at D.C. briefing
June 28, 2017
Members of Congress heard from Perkins accessibility expert Marla Runyan on the importance of assistive technology for people with disabilities.
Perkins celebrates the Class of 2017
June 19, 2017
Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo offers words of advice in moving Commencement Address.
Perkins hosts expert panel at United Nations
June 13, 2017
At global disability conference, educators and advocates explore ways to educate world’s most vulnerable children.
5 ways to help a child who is blind develop social skills
May 26, 2017
From practicing eye contact to making causal conversation, a Perkins teacher shares essential lessons parents can reinforce at home.
Inspiration abounds at 12th annual Perkins Possibilities Gala
May 5, 2017
The annual event raised $1 million to support education for students with visual impairment.
People with deafblindness share their stories at advocacy event
March 31, 2017
At Massachusetts State House, speakers of all ages urged lawmakers to support funding for crucial programs and services.
First-ever 'BlindNewWorld Week' aims to shatter misconceptions about blindness
March 9, 2017
Massachusetts governor urges Commonwealth residents to break down barriers between people who are blind and sighted.
The world comes to Perkins
November 15, 2016
Festive annual event gives Educational Leadership Program participants a chance to share their cultures.
Opening the door to employment
October 19, 2016
Annual Job Fair connects employers with qualified candidates who are blind or visually impaired.
A fun night of mysterious flavors
October 7, 2016
A new Perkins staffer puts on a blindfold to experience the Taste of Perkins for the first time.