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Five creative Halloween costumes for kids in wheelchairs
October 29, 2015
A Perkins School for the Blind parent shares do-it-yourself outfit ideas for trick-or-treaters with disabilities.
Everyone wins with Project Brailler
October 2, 2015
Inspired by her daughter, a British mother starts a campaign to put a Perkins SMART Brailler in the hands of every U.K. child who is blind
Beloved Perkins Panda gets audio upgrade
September 30, 2015
Popular Odds Bodkins songs and stories are now available in MP3 format to help promote literacy among children.
Pedaling to adventure
July 14, 2015
Adapted bikes, family fun and sunshine were on the agenda at Perkins School for the Blind’s Adventure Day in July.
Ask the expert: Millie Smith shares strategies for educating children with severe disabilities
June 29, 2015
Successfully teaching children with multiple impairments requires goals, collaboration and accountability from both parents and educators.
Parenting while blind
June 23, 2015
When you can’t see your sighted toddler, parenting is a series of unforgettable moments of pride, frustration, heartbreak and awe.
Cheers, advice and congratulations
June 12, 2015
Surrounded by family, friends and teachers, 12 members of Perkins School for the Blind’s Class of 2015 celebrate their accomplishments.
Transitioning to college: nine essential tips for students with visual impairments
June 9, 2015
Students who are blind face unique challenges when preparing for college. Here’s what you need to know to make the process easier.
Eight tips for teaching fire safety to kids who are blind
May 27, 2015
Here's how you can help prepare children who are blind or visually impaired for a fire emergency in your home.
Sports are for everyone
May 15, 2015
Perkins’ Adventure Day event shares the secrets of adapted sports with children who are blind and their families.