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Perkins School for the Blind has been a leader in the field of blindness education since its founding in 1829 and continues to break new ground with innovative programs and services for students of all abilities. The school’s legacy, combined with new technology and today's best practices, forms the foundation for Perkins eLearning – the most comprehensive, accessible professional development offering available on topics ranging from academic and vocational skills, to compensatory and adaptive skills, and beyond.

Perkins eLearning strives to share the insights and expertise of Perkins educators – as well as the valuable expertise of our colleagues across the country – with teachers, families and professionals around the globe. We’re committed to helping fulfill the potential of people who are blind, visually impaired or deafblind, including those with additional disabilities, by sharing the transformative power of knowledge and unlocking opportunities for their education and engagement.

We invite you to explore Perkins eLearning’s offerings, and we welcome your ideas and participation. Discover the resources that can spark inspiration in your classroom. Enhance your career and continue your education with online classes, training and video presentations, all designed to offer a variety of options to accommodate your needs. Ask questions and exchange ideas through our online discussions. Multiply your impact with the power of community today. 

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