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Kate Katulak shows participants dance moves
April 21, 2015
At the POSB Math/Science Institute at Perkins, teachers shared educational innovations they developed for students who are blind.
boy in wheelchair with flexible hose attached
April 15, 2015
Assistive technology class from Perkins eLearning gives one TVI innovative ideas to make learning easier for students with multiple disabilities
Samantha Eaton with a bouquet of flowers after finishing the Chicago Marathon in 2014
April 13, 2015
Perkins helped the daughter of a friend. Now Samantha Eaton is returning the favor by running the Boston Marathon for Perkins.
State Representative Paul Brodeur, John Cunniff and Interpreter Christine Dwyer in front of the State House.
April 13, 2015
Annual Deafblind Awareness Day at the State House highlights importance of programs and resources.
Kelsey Varzeas runs in the 2014 B.A.A. Half Marathon
April 8, 2015
Kelsey Varzeas plans to work with athletes with disabilities after she graduates. But first, she’s going to run the Boston Marathon for Perkins.
Archive b&w photo of three men standing around an old brailler
April 6, 2015
For more than 60 years, the Perkins Brailler has made it easier for people who are blind to communicate with the world around them.
Michael Pascento poses with student Jack in a classroom
April 2, 2015
A student named Jack inspired Michael Pascento to run the Boston Marathon to raise awareness about albinism and vision loss.
Dave Power speaking at the U.N. panel.
April 2, 2015
Perkins works to make books available to more people around the world with visual impairments.
Young boy with glasses holding decorated egg in two hands
March 31, 2015
Beeping eggs make springtime tradition accessible for kids with visual impairments.
A young boy listens to music on headphones
March 27, 2015
From trampolines to mystery aromas, kids who are blind and their parents enjoy sensory integration activities.

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