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A therapist applauds as a child respond to numbers on the LightAide
July 20, 2015
At New Jersey therapy center, medically complex children respond enthusiastically to LightAide’s bright lights and colors.
Bill Oates
July 16, 2015
Bill Oates brings reputation as high-tech leader and innovator to new role at Perkins’ assistive technology division.
A dozen African children's hands reach for fresh water
July 15, 2015
At Africa Forum in October, the continent’s blindness community will focus on UN’s sweeping new development goals.
A smiling girl and her mother ride a three-wheeled bike
July 14, 2015
Adapted bikes, family fun and sunshine were on the agenda at Perkins School for the Blind’s Adventure Day in July.
Visitors from Ghana stand with Perkins staffers on the campus of Perkins School for the Blind
July 10, 2015
Ghana Blind Union officials visit Perkins in search of educational ideas to take home to their West African nation.
A golfer hits a ball out of a sand trap
July 2, 2015
Golfers tackle impressive Charles River Country Club course, while raising funds for students who are blind.
Millie Smith presenting at front of room
June 29, 2015
Successfully teaching children with multiple impairments requires goals, collaboration and accountability from both parents and educators.
Aerial view of Perkins School for the Blind's campus
June 26, 2015
Canadian documentary puts the spotlight on Perkins School for the Blind, from Helen Keller to the modern day.
Mom on one knee holding baby with toddler next to her
June 23, 2015
When you can’t see your sighted toddler, parenting is a series of unforgettable moments of pride, frustration, heartbreak and awe.
Amber Bobnar holding her award
June 18, 2015
Perkins employee recognized for her work to make popular picture books more accessible to children who are blind.

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