How to make learning accessible

Join math teacher Sue Sullivan and Dave Power, President and CEO, for a behind-the-scenes look inside a Perkins classroom. At Perkins, we think deeply about how to make learning accessible for our students. Join us for a live-streamed discussion and Q&A about...

What Is an IEP?

Learn about individualized education programs, a form of special education to help kids with learning disabilities. Hear from a parent advocate on the IEP process, the IEP meeting and more.

Word Game to Communicate in any Language

  While working with kids who have trouble speaking, Ajit Narayanan sketched out a way to think about language in pictures, to relate words and concepts in "maps." The idea now powers the FreeSpeech app, which can help nonverbal people communicate. This talk was...

How adaptive clothing empowers people with disabilities

  Do you have a favorite T-shirt or pair of jeans that transforms you and makes you feel confident -- makes you feel like you? That's because what you wear can affect your mood, your health and your self-esteem, says fashion designer Mindy Scheier. Inspired by...

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