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pink roses in a small gray vase
May 5, 2015
Perkins partners with Winston Flowers to help kids who are blind succeed in school and beyond.
Matt LaCortiglia helps a student use a bat to hit a ball
May 4, 2015
Perkins adapted physical education teacher Matt LaCortiglia recognized for excellence.
A group of students and staff with Dave Power.
May 1, 2015
Perkins honors local businesses for giving life-changing employment opportunities to students.
Three people standing in a library looking at a SARA CE
April 30, 2015
With help from Perkins, Auburn Free Public Library has become a truly accessible community resource.
Two women runners standing side by side.
April 28, 2015
One teacher runs a 5K race without the benefit of sight to raise funds for Perkins.
Reporter and cameraman talking with Michael
April 27, 2015
Boston’s WCVB-TV airs story about senior at Perkins School for the Blind who has overcome challenges
Members of the 2014-15 class of ELPs.
April 27, 2015
For 95 years, Perkins has been teaching international educators how to improve blindness education in their home countries.
Sharon teaches a lesson to student Kimmie.
April 27, 2015
Perkins teacher Sharon Stelzer adapts every lesson to the unique interests, personalities and abilities of her students.
Rollercoaster with the headshots of the four people interviewed.
April 27, 2015
Americans rank blindness among their top four fears, according to a recent survey. Four interviews show it’s not as scary as it sounds.
Amy Caliri with her artwork.
April 27, 2015
Perkins alumna Amy Caliri didn’t let deafblindness stop her from becoming Gateway Arts’ most successful painter.