All Events

E.g., 2019-08-21

Cortical Visual Impairment (Fall Session)

September 23 (All day) | Online This course provides an overview of the principles and practices of working with students who have CVI.

Family Learning Series

September 27 12:00PM | Grousbeck Center “Learn with Other Parents & Caregivers – Making Connections and Charting the Future”


September 27 5:00PM | U.S. Space and Rocket Center (Meet at Perkins) Perkins Outreach Programs are bringing students down to Alabama to participate in Space Camp for Interested Visually Impaired Students. (Grades 4-12)

Assessment of Students with CVI: Reliable Scoring of the CVI Range (Fall Session)

September 30 (All day) | Online Fall Session. An in-depth course in scoring the CVI Range. Instruction will be focused on assessment for children in all three Phases of CVI.

2019 Africa Forum on Visual Impairment

October 7 (All day) | Africa The 7th Africa Forum promises to be the largest-ever gathering of the continent’s blindness community.

2019 Taste of Perkins

October 10 6:30PM | Howe Building Enjoy a blindfolded taste-testing of savory and sweet delicacies, musical performances by Perkins students, our revamped silent auction and prize drawings!

Applied Behavioral Analysis for Students with Visual Impairments & Multiple Disabilities

October 14 (All day) | Online Students will identify and practice ABA approaches that will support students who are visually impaired, blind, deafblind or multiply disabled.

High Ropes Adventure

October 25 5:00PM | Northeast Building Students will be challenged to reach new heights, all while building teamwork skills and gaining valuable life lessons. (AGES 13-22)

The What's the Complexity Framework

October 28 (All day) | Online Use the What's the Complexity Framework to guide the educational team in designing a visually accessible school day for for children with CVI.


November 8 5:00PM | Northeast Building Learn new skills and get the chance to host your very own podcast! (AGES 13-22)