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History comes to life as Perkins students visit the Wampanoag Homesite
November 21, 2014
Perkins students touched, heard and smelled what everyday life was like for native people in New England more than 400 years ago.
At Perkins' fabuloso Spanish Club, fun is the goal for students
November 12, 2014
Boisterous sing-alongs, Hokey Pokey-style dancing and vigorous rrrrrrolling of their r’s make learning a new language a blast for Perkins students.
Following in Helen Keller's Footsteps
September 14, 2014
Tracing Helen Keller’s footsteps at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.
Suave, classy and blind: Club helps Perkins teens become true gentlemen
August 15, 2014
This Gentlemen’s Quarterly Club is about more than what to wear.
Adapted games build social skills and literacy for players with blindness
August 15, 2014
Games are a great way to work on social skills and team work. Adapting games for those with visual impairments doesn't need to be difficult, and in fact some games only need slight modifying.
Independence blooms from a simple piece of fabric
March 11, 2014
Sewing has become more than a hobby for Alicia — it's a profitable business and a tremendous source of pride.
In living color
November 4, 2012
Teens might feel like there's no one to talk to about growing up blind. Except, that is, an adult who's lived to tell about it.
Developing Social Skills in Students Who Are Blind
April 3, 2012
For students who are visually impaired, social skills must be explicitly taught in the curriculum.