Skip to content
Skip to section navigation
Expand Mobile Navigation
I am a...
Visually Impaired Person
Member of the Press
Only search in this section:
Support for Educators
Public School Services
Day & Residential
Expanded Core (ECC)
Browse By Topic
Browse by topic
Braille & Literacy
Educational Leadership Program
Expanded Core Curriculum
In the Community
Living With Blindness
Science & Technology
Working at Perkins
Young Adult Learning
All Story Topics
Perkins celebrates ELP Class of 2017
May 25, 2017
This year’s graduates will join a vast network of Perkins-trained international educators.
Five famous figures you never knew had a connection to Perkins
May 23, 2017
What do a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, a female aviation pioneer and an iconic author have in common?
A Shark Tank for global blindness projects
May 19, 2017
International educators at Perkins raise funds from charity 'investors' for initiatives to help children in developing countries.
5 ways to go digital like someone who's blind
May 18, 2017
On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, learn how to browse websites, use smartphones and much more without vision.
Finding independence in aisle six
May 16, 2017
Residential students at Perkins learn independent living skills everywhere, including the local grocery store.
The touching tale of Tommy Stringer
May 11, 2017
When she was just 10 years old, Helen Keller launched a fundraising drive to help a poor boy who was deafblind come to Perkins.
How do we do it? (Part 2)
May 9, 2017
If you're blind, you can still go to college, use money and coordinate your outfit. Here's how.
Inspiration abounds at 12th annual Perkins Possibilities Gala
May 5, 2017
The annual event raised $1 million to support education for students with visual impairment.
7 amazing works of art reveal how kids who are blind 'see' flowers
May 1, 2017
Using paint, cloth, clay and collages, Perkins students bring the beauty of flowers to life in this unforgettable collection.
His goal for every meal: nutritious and yummy
April 27, 2017
What I do: Food Services Coordinator Gregory Primo feeds about 500 Perkins students and staffers each day.