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The power of partnerships: Experts in deafblind education come together at Network of the Americas Conference
April 17, 2018
Hundreds attend Cape Cod event sponsored by Perkins School for the Blind and Deafblind International.
PerkinsHacks: 24 hours to change lives
April 14, 2018
At its first-ever hackathon, Perkins challenges college students to invent new technology tools for people who are blind.
Perkins ELP grad puts skills to work in midst of Myanmar crisis
April 10, 2018
Asma Shilpi, who graduated from the Educational Leadership Program, is providing aid for displaced children with disabilities.
Tufts dental students get crash course in treating deafblind patients
April 6, 2018
Perkins speaker Jaimi Lard, who is deafblind, offered actionable advice for treating patients with different disabilities.
Deafblind community rallies to support funding for services
March 30, 2018
Speakers of all ages shared their personal stories at 10th annual Deafblind Awareness Day.
Annual science fair provides dual learning opportunity for students
March 28, 2018
Perkins students of all ages practice social and communication skills while presenting science projects.
Perkins International trains special educators in Nigeria
March 7, 2018
The 11-day course marked the first Perkins International Academy training in Africa.
Playing hockey while blind
March 5, 2018
Students practice their puck skills during workshop with blind hockey coach.
Perkins students visit Google campus
February 28, 2018
Participants in the Pre-Employment Program heard from “Googlers” with disabilities about how they chose a career.
Leading low vision researcher talks Perkins Brailler and next frontier of accessibility
February 22, 2018
Gordon Legge has been using the Perkins Brailler, which he calls a “marvel of the 20th century,” for more than six decades.