Guidelines for Using Material from the Perkins eLearning Site

We are glad that you find our material useful and we hope that you will share it with others. Our goal is to support teachers, families, and others who work with children who are blind or visually impaired, including those who have additional disabilities or who are deafblind. We respectfully ask that you follow some basic guidelines. Please note that we do NOT grant permission to use anything on this site for profit-making purposes.

Printing, Emailing, and Sharing Materials on Social Media

Please do feel free to print and share activities, resources, and other items that you find useful! There are icons on many pages that it make it easy for you to do this:

We just ask that it be clearly marked where the material comes from and who the author is. If the author is not specified, then please note that the author is Perkins eLearning.

Posting on the Web

  • Please request permission first: We often repost information written by others, and can grant permission only when we hold the copyright ourselves.
  • Please clearly credit the author and the title as well as the URL, and link back to our original page, rather than copying the text of the article.

Reprinting in Newsletters or Other Publications

  • Please request permission first through We will reply with instructions for reproducing web content in print form.


  • Photographs may not be copied and shared, unless they appear with their original post or article. We are not able to give permission to copy photos that are posted on our website.