Anne Sullivan


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United States educator who was the teacher and lifelong companion of Helen Keller (1866-1936)

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Perhaps the notion of finding beauty in imperfection was the impetus for both Helen and her teacher Anne Sullivan in understanding, appreciating and embracing their shared horizons.
In her text, Richmond devoted 20 pages to a description of the helping relationship between two famous individuals, deaf-blind Helen Keller and her private teacher, Anne Sullivan.
BOSTON: Researchers have uncovered a rare photograph of a young Helen Keller with her teacher Anne Sullivan, nearly 120 years after it was taken and tucked inside a family album.
Her parents sought a teacher for Helen, and luckily, Anne Sullivan became that teacher.
Keller's vehement defense of her socialist beliefs defies her critics who claim she had been duped (by her teacher Anne Sullivan Macy's husband) or brainwashed.
Helen Keller (1880-1968; deaf-blind girl) and her teacher Anne Sullivan.
And while there was always a chance that the program would light upon a caring person who through some miracle of ability and determination would also turn out to be the next Anne Sullivan, the odds were astronomically stacked against it.
The project (run by Mary Anne Sullivan of Bluffton College) provides digital images of European and North American architecture from Classical Greek times to Post Modernism.
The left-footed kicker placed the ball in the lower-right corner of the goal past keeper Anne Sullivan.
Peace, nonviolence, and peer mediation are central components in the curriculum of Anne Sullivan Communications Center in Minneapolis, a school recognized for its achievements in science, arts, and international relations.
In 1936, Helen Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan Macy, died in Forest Hills, New York, at age 70.
The Alice Cogswell and Anne Sullivan Macy Act to provide special education for every child who is blind, visually impaired, deaf or hard of hearing
Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan, fingerspelled "water" into her hand while holding her other hand under water flowing from a pump.