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Tradition - and competition - behind Perkins' holiday card
December 10, 2014
Talented Lower School artists compete to create one iconic image that sings with holiday spirit.
ELP visitors introduce Perkins to their sweet, savory and spicy cultures
December 4, 2014
Tantalizing tidbits to tempt your taste buds – what better way to meet the ELP Class of 2015?
A boyhood friend helps inspire Ustraap
December 1, 2014
An award-winning navigation device for people who are blind.
Artifacts in the Perkins Archives illuminate 185 years of blindness history
November 28, 2014
You never know what you’ll find in the lower level of Perkins, where a treasure trove of historic artifacts is waiting to be discovered.
Ten accessible holiday activities and gift guides for children who are blind
November 26, 2014
Who doesn't love the holidays? It's a time for good food and family get togethers, holiday parties and home-made gift making.
Blind etiquette: six ways to be gracious around people with visual impairments
November 25, 2014
Make your next interaction with someone who is visually impaired easier and more comfortable – for both of you.
Eye-opening experience for educators from Thailand, Malaysia
November 24, 2014
Special education officials from Thailand and Malaysia visited Perkins to learn more about deafblind education.
Perkins collaborating on mobile audio games for people who are blind
November 21, 2014
Mobile games designed specifically for the blind community are hitting the App Store and gaining traction at Perkins.
History comes to life as Perkins students visit the Wampanoag Homesite
November 21, 2014
Perkins students touched, heard and smelled what everyday life was like for native people in New England more than 400 years ago.
Eight tips to introduce reading to your young child who is blind
November 19, 2014
Introducing books and reading to a child who is blind may seem daunting, but it really isn’t.