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Global training team visits Perkins
July 14, 2017
Experts from 16 countries to teach Perkins International Academy courses around the world.
Perkins launches global teacher training program
June 14, 2017
Perkins International Academy unveiled at United Nations in effort to train 1 million special educators by 2030.
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.
Lawmakers hear from blindness community at advocacy event
March 17, 2017
Annual B.L.I.N.D. event shines spotlight on crucial state-funded services for residents with visual impairments.
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.
Honored for service to the deafblind community
March 6, 2017
Graciela Ferioli, Argentina’s first teacher of the deafblind, receives Perkins’ prestigious Anne Sullivan Macy Medal.
Learning how to get hired
January 30, 2017
Students who are blind practice essential job-search skills at Perkins’ Work Experience Open House.
BlindWays app voted favorite new product
January 13, 2017
Mass Innovation Night’s crowd honors Perkins’ smartphone app that helps people who are blind locate bus stops.
Making streets safer for people with blindness
December 22, 2016
Perkins spokesperson Jaimi Lard is the voice for people with disabilities on the Arsenal Street Corridor Working Group.
Perkins welcomes new chief development officer
December 12, 2016
David Whalen will lead fundraising efforts to expand Perkins’ programs and initiatives around the world.