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Worth Trust employees assembling Perkins Braillers.
September 17, 2014
WORTH Trust, which trains, employs, educates and provides services for people with disabilities, marked its 50th anniversary with a Golden Jubilee celebration.
The Educational Leadership Program (ELP) Class of 2015.
September 15, 2014
International educators will receive hands-on training in blind and deafblind education.
Perkins student in wheelchair touching large stone sculpture.
September 14, 2014
Tracing Helen Keller’s footsteps at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.
Perkins CEO & President Dave Power accepts the 2014 Distinguished Leadership Award at the 17th annual MassTLC Leadership Awards. Gary Hanley, head of American operations for Invest in Northern Ireland, presented the award.
September 12, 2014
Perkins was presented with the 2014 Distinguished Leadership Award at the MassTLC gala on September 11.
Dorinda Rife, superintendent of education programs at Perkins.
September 1, 2014
As superintendent tasked with a new national role, Dorinda Rife is improving education for students who are blind all over the U.S.
Children playing on the floor with toys.
August 27, 2014
How free play affects brain development and how to promote it.
A library patron receives audio books from a library staff worker.
August 20, 2014
Talking books can help those unable to read traditional print due to cognitive or physical disabilities, including blindness.
Teacher and two students in front of the state house
August 15, 2014
Secondary students get a taste of government at the State House
Three young men sit on a couch, listening to the speaker.
August 15, 2014
This Gentlemen’s Quarterly Club is about more than what to wear.
Teacher and student placing sound recorder on a tree trunk
August 15, 2014
Students collect sounds as part of global science project.