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Free Virtual STEAM Career Showcase for Students with Disabilities on October 19

Perkins School for the Blind eLearning is offering its 9th annual STEAM Career Showcase on October 19 from 1 – 3:30 pm ET, an event for students in grades 6-12 and “an opportunity to connect with role models with disabilities in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM). The keynote speaker, Brandon Winfield, founded iAccessLife, a mobile app that gives individuals with disabilities the opportunity to rate, review and find out about accessible restaurants, retail and grocery stores, and other venues. Winfield and other speakers will share their personal experiences and strategies leading to success. Those attending can gain practical advice to apply to their areas of interest and career pursuits. For more information and to register, check out the STEAM Career Showcase 2021 for Students with Disabilities.