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A little girl using an assistive walking device.
May 18, 2020
Students in the Deafblind Program work on social and communication skills so they can express their feelings and make friends.
A piece of paper reads, "Congratulations. You won bingo!"
May 15, 2020
Using familiar objects and teacher-made bingo cards, Perkins’ Deafblind program builds skills while entertaining.
A computer screen shows a Spotify playlist.
May 12, 2020
With energy that rivals a rock concert, Zoom dance parties at Perkins give students a chance to let loose.
A student attends virtual class using an iPad.
May 12, 2020
A lesson in resilience is added to the curriculum for students, parents and teachers.
A student sits and reads braille while a teacher looks on.
May 11, 2020
During crisis, Perkins staff get needed materials into the hands of a graduating senior
Jaimi Lard signs with a Grafton school system nurse during presentation to the Grafton School nurses on Tuesday October 31, 2017
May 1, 2020
Resources for you and your family to use at home.
A woman hugs her child.
April 29, 2020
As the world changes, tending to your family’s emotional wellbeing is critical.
Myat sits and reads braille with an instructor.
April 27, 2020
The Deafblind Program at Perkins gives Myat the tools he needed to overcome hurdles and explore his passions
A little girl in glasses stands close to a big digital screen.
April 22, 2020
School has temporarily moved home — but the learning doesn’t have to stop.
A boy sits on the floor sorting socks.
April 10, 2020
Tips for creating a daily schedule and ideas for working with kids in a playful, but structured manner while we are all home-bound due to COVID-19.