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
News and Updates
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
A 'Small Home' gives hope to Croatian kids
March 30, 2017
Perkins International's long-time partner in the Balkans emerges as a leader in multiple-disability education.
She's running the marathon for her students
March 29, 2017
Lindy Pabian sees the life-changing difference Perkins makes every day, and that’s motivating her to run the Boston Marathon
Annual Science Fair energizes Perkins students
March 28, 2017
Students incorporate popcorn, saltwater snails, grape soda and homemade rockets into their science experiments.
He makes digital spaces accessible to all
March 23, 2017
What I do: Accessibility consultant Akira Fujita teaches companies and organizations about digital accessibility.
Perkins inspired her to run the marathon
March 22, 2017
Three months of pro bono work convinced Jennifer Brallier to change her job – so she can help Perkins change the world.
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.
He's in charge of fun and fitness at the pool
March 2, 2017
What I do: Aquatic coordinator Bobby Vasquez helps students exercise (and enjoy themselves) in the Perkins pool.
Making science accessible
March 1, 2017
Perkins students have always used hands-on methods to study science, from botany to astronomy.