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Perkins School for the Blind 18h
harnesses are getting a makeover for the first time since they were invented in the early 1900's!
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 18
Bristol Braille Technology, a British tech company, is developing a new e-reader that uses .
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 15
Helen Keller had a pet monkey and it was, apparently, quite protective. Learn more about it, and more about Keller's life, in our newest archive collection:
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 15
La UNESCO ha publicado un nuevo material en formato libro sobre El Derecho a la Educación
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 15
"She curls in a house league at the Sydney Curling Club. She volunteers with the Special Olympics, enjoys hiking, and paddles as a member of the Sydney Harbour Dragon Boat Club. And she does all this despite the fact she is almost totally blind."
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 14
"Will you be my Valentine dear Barbara Anne? -- Teacher" sent this note to Robert Chaney's daughter in 1933. Learn more about their friendship in the new digital collection from the !
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 14
"The reality... is that this tactile tool for people who cannot see is vitally important to learning and living in today’s world, and we are not doing enough to ensure that can thrive"
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 13
The Philadelphia Flyers and a group of children took to the ice for a day of fun and skating!
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 13
“As I put my hand on the door handle he unrolled the window, said ‘I don’t take dogs.’ As I was saying I’m blind, she’s my guide dog he drove away with me still holding onto the car and then I just broke down”
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 12
The Perkins Archives is excited to share the new Robert R. Chaney Collection! Check out a digital collection featuring photographs and correspondence from the collection:
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 12
Did you know had a pet monkey? One of her friends, Robert Chaney, used to take care of the monkey while Keller traveled. Learn more in the new Robert R. Chaney Helen Keller Collection at the Perkins !
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 12
Learn about and in a new collection at the Perkins ! Read correspondence and see new pictures in the Robert R. Chaney Helen Keller Collection at .
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 12
Perkins International partner sparks shift in multiple disabilities education in Egypt.
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 12
We’re excited to present the Robert R. Chaney Collection! This new collection features photographs, clippings, and correspondence. Check out a digital collection with transcriptions at .
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 12
Conchita is bringing resources, education, and hope to the population in Guadalajara, Jalisco State, Mexico.
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 11
During WWII visited military hospitals to provide comfort, motivation, inspiration, and support. Her visits drew attention to soldiers who had lost their sight. She is pictured here with Corp. Peter K. Lucas and Ralph E. Dickerson.
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 11
Nuevo material digital en nuestra sección Recursos
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 11
Snow is an incovenience for everyone, but for the , and , snow can make it extremely difficult to get around. Stay alert during the coming storm!
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 10
The 7th Africa Forum promises to be the largest gathering of the continent’s blindness community. Africa Forum offers opportunities to learn, network and weigh in on the future of disability advocacy in Africa Register or send us an inquiry to learn more!
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Perkins School for the Blind Feb 8
Happy Friday afternoon! - we just found this going on behind the scenes - Dave Power is getting interviewed by Ami and Lauren for the introduction of a new Perkins International project. Have a great weekend!
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