Watch and Learn

This section of our Professional Development offerings includes videos of different lengths and in varying formats that we invite you to watch for free.  If you are interested in earning credits, we invite you to click here.

Webcasts

Perkins series of on-demand webcasts are presented by experts in the field of visual impairment and deafblindness. Whether your interests are professional or personal, you will find topics of interest.  Webcasts generally run approximately 30 minutes and are captioned.  A full transcript is also available, and many webcasts include presentations and other materials that can be downloaded.

Webinars 

Perkins offers live webinars on a regular basis.  You can watch these one-hour presentations for free, although you need to register ahead of time to receive the log-in information for the Adobe Connect web conference.  We archive all of our webinars here and invite you to watch them for free!  You can earn credits for watching many of the webinars and taking a short test.  Learn more here.

Teachable Moments

These 5-minute videos are our newest offering.  Each of these free videos demonstrates a specific skill in literacy, communication or science that can be taught to students who are blind or visually impaired, deafblind or to those who have multiple disabilities.

Find out how you can earn professional development credit