Workplace

Photographer Pete Eckert, state Supreme Court justice Richard Bernstein, BBC correspondent Gary O’Donoghue and chef Christine Ha
December 2, 2015
These four remarkable and successful individuals are helping change the world’s perception about people with blindness.
An office desk with assistive devices.
November 18, 2015
For employees who are blind, a few simple tools get the job done.
A young man wearing a suit and holding a folder speaks with two HR representatives at a job fair
October 27, 2015
Experts share insights about Disability Employment Awareness Month and Perkin’s new Pre-Employment Program for students.
A young adult in a suit speaks with a women at the job fair.
October 21, 2015
Annual Job Fair opens the door to employment for qualified candidates who are blind or visually impaired.
A young man uses a cane to enter the door of a bank
October 1, 2015
Intensive 10-week workshop teaches job-search skills to students and young adults with visual impairments.
A student sorts snacks to develop job skills
August 27, 2015
The Paths to Transition website from Perkins eLearning provides expertise and insight for teachers, parents and counselors of students who are blind.
A group of students and staff with Dave Power.
May 1, 2015
Perkins honors local businesses for giving life-changing employment opportunities to students.
David McDermott at Perk Cafe.
April 27, 2015
David McDermott, lead job coach at Perkins, talks about the importance of students' vocational exploration.
A job seeker shakes hands with an employer from WilmerHale.
October 17, 2014
At the fourth annual Job Fair for Individuals with Visual Impairments, held at the Radcliffe Institute on October 16, adults who are blind or visually impaired were able to meet with employers from across the state.
Karen McCormack
June 15, 2014
Perkins Job Developer Karen McCormack works to overcome barriers to employment for students who are blind.

Pages

Subscribe to Blog Categories Subscribe to Blog Categories