NEC Blog

A mother sits in a wooden chair with her child on her lap. The text over the image reads "Vision First! #WorldSightDay"
October 10, 2019
Bringing awareness to visual impairments and blindness
Six carved jack-o-lanterns sit on the grass in front of the flowers at Perkins
October 1, 2019
Helpful tips about some frequently asked questions about IEP meetings for parents of children who are deafblind
A photo of a man smiling at the camera
September 27, 2019
A glimpse into the life of Mike
Two women communicate with the use of Pro-Tactile American Sign Language (PTASL)
September 19, 2019
Join us in starting off International Week of the Deaf by celebrating the United Nation's second International Day of Sign Languages!
a student reading braille with a teacher
September 9, 2019
3 tips for fostering successful back-to-school transition
A class of Perkins graduates in their robes.
October 1, 2018
Catching up with Faye Frez-Albrecht, a former student at the American School for the Deaf.
A crowd cheering in sign language at the deafblind conference.
October 1, 2018
A word from a mother of a 26 year-old deafblind adult.
Reva with her DSP Stephanie
October 1, 2018
The story of Reva, a 22 year old deafblind young adult.
A deafblind boy and teaching assistant work on auditory skills.
January 1, 2017
Learning more about auditory skill development.
People shake hands at an information booth
December 1, 2016
Make sure to follow this checklist before your IEP meeting.
A tactile map of the Boston subway system.
October 1, 2015
Make sure your child or student's transition goes smoothly!
A teaching assistant pushing a visually impaired child in a wheelchair.
July 1, 2015
Summer is here! We have some activities you do with your child.