All Story Topics

A girl wearing a red sweater uses a computer with a large print keyboard.
May 24, 2016
Compensatory access lessons help students like Slater connect with others in a meaningful way, using any form of ‘speech’ that works.
A hand lifts the roof off a 3-D printed model of a house.
May 23, 2016
New 3-D printing technology is putting science, art and literacy lessons into the hands of Perkins students.
A woman reading a manuscript into a microphone
May 19, 2016
Meet the team of talented volunteers who record more than 100 new audio books every year for the Perkins Library.
Icons for the nine micro-credentials
May 19, 2016
New digital micro-credentials from Perkins eLearning will help teachers showcase their educational expertise.
Two girls sitting at a desk using a Perkins Brailler.
May 18, 2016
An encounter between a German college student and Perkins Solutions manager brings a powerful literacy tool to children in need.
Africa Forum participants in Uganda walk upstairs to the exhibit hall.
May 18, 2016
With a new director and a bold growth strategy, Perkins International prepares to help more children who are blind get an education.
Holly Bonner walks with her two daughters in a park
May 17, 2016
Visual impairments can’t stop these three moms from figuring out creative ways to raise happy, healthy children.
Marla Runyan works on a laptop, with two large-screen monitors in front of her
May 16, 2016
Perkins Access, a new service from Perkins Solutions, is eager to help make websites more accessible to people who are blind.
Brian uses an electric razor to shave
May 16, 2016
Independent living skills allow students like Brian to accomplish essential daily tasks, including cooking, cleaning and looking good.
A group of people with white canes gather near a playground.
May 13, 2016
Learning, meeting and sharing: A parent’s experience at the 2016 Early Connections Conference.