Perkins News

A picture of a short story book depicts a cartoon little girl beneath Turkish words.
July 21, 2020
Graduates of the Perkins International Educational Leadership Program have gotten creative in socially distant education
President George H. W. Bush speaks from a podium at Perkins.
July 20, 2020
At Perkins, it’s a point of pride that educators have historically been in the vanguard when it comes to the rights of individuals with disabilities.
A mom holds her smiling son.
July 8, 2020
We‘ve captured every minute, so you can watch anytime and learn how you can support young children ages birth to 7 with visual impairment.
#ADA30 Are we there yet?
July 7, 2020
Celebrating the landmark legislation three decades later
Professional head shot of JoAnn Becker smiling for the camera
June 24, 2020
So much of the world has shifted online, yet the majority of digital platforms remain inaccessible to people with disabilities.
Students participate in a craft class over Zoom.
June 24, 2020
Virtual arts and crafts projects are an opportunity for students and families to connect with one another while apart
A man and woman stand behind a table during curbside pickup and wave.
June 24, 2020
How Perkins uses distance education and innovative strategies to support children and families.
An old black and white photo depicts a young girl smiling and touching an older woman’s face.
June 24, 2020
From the 1960s rubella outbreak to coronavirus, Perkins has history of tenacity in the face of crisis.
Pete stands with his hand on his son’s shoulder while his son reads from a piece of paper.
June 24, 2020
The Rev. Brinton “Pete” W. Woodward, Jr. is both a parent of a Perkins graduate and a current member of the Perkins Corporation.
On a Zoom splitscreen, a man plays guitar, another claps and a young girl smiles.
June 16, 2020
Music therapy at Perkins teaches life lessons through song


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