Podcasts from Perkins

Sensory Areas: Families

Experience Books -- A Tool for Conversation


Home-Based Early Intervention Services (FRA)


Just Books Read Aloud


Building Literacy Skills through Family Field Trips


Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI): A Fact Sheet for Families & Professionals


Supporting Literacy for Multiple Disabilities

AKCAM supports a community of families and caregivers in Alaska who are determined to break barriers and provide access for students with multiple disabilities in meeting their literacy goals across environments.

The resources below are designed to provide insight on the important role that families and caregivers play in the development of literacy for students with multiple and severe disabilities. 


Literacy and Communication

Below are posts related to literacy and communication for learners with Multiple Disabilities.

Additional Resources

  • US Department of Education

  • Regional Technical Assistance Centers

  • Project IDEAL

  • National Center on Deaf Blindness

  • Perkin’s Learning Institute