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A young man in a red sweater uses a laptop.
October 18, 2017
Perkins' director of admissions shares tips and tricks for getting students with disabilities, including visual impairment, into the right school.
Judi Cannon standing outside with her guidedog Kirk
October 10, 2017
A letter from Judi Cannon
David, 17, raises his hand in English class at the Varna School in Bulgaria.
October 6, 2017
After putting multiple disability education on the map, Perkins International is ready to expand its training efforts in Bulgaria.
Four educators from around the world collaborate in front of a laptop computer.
October 6, 2017
Inside Perkins International’s bold new plan to reach 6 million children around the world.
A student throws a football through the uprights with help from a teacher
October 6, 2017
In adapted physical education classes, Perkins students lift weights and search for treasure while learning skills that will last a lifetime.
Two girls in bathing suits crouch in the sand
October 6, 2017
From Fenway Park to Castle Island, public school students with visual impairment take a sensory tour of Boston during a summer Outreach Program.
Two parents and four children sit in an apple orchard.
October 6, 2017
Faced with unexpected challenges, sighted parents become ‘eyes’ and advocates for their children.
The letters Q and A with a headshot of Martha Majors.
October 6, 2017
Martha Majors has taught at Perkins for 45 years.
Two women wearing blindfolds sit at a table with small bites and glasses of wine while a woman stands and leans between them.
October 6, 2017
More than 300 guests enjoyed a multi-sensory evening of food and fun.
A man waves while running.
October 5, 2017
Perkins parents give back to the school in a variety of ways, from running a marathon to hosting dinners.

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