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.
When her famous teacher and companion, Anne Sullivan, falls ill, Peter Fagan, a 29-year-old Boston Herald reporter is sent to be Keller's private secretary.
Mississippi State University's Research and Training Center on Blindness and Low Vision (MSU-RTC), an independent center within the College of Education, is seeking a doctoral graduate student or postdoctoral candidate to be its new Anne Sullivan Macy Scholar beginning in the fall of 2011 or spring of 2012.
With that much money at play, "the Office of Management and Budget, the Department of the Treasury and the DOE all like to be pretty satisfied when they provide a loan guarantee that the projects are going to work," says Mary Anne Sullivan, a partner at Hogan Lovells and former general counsel of the DOE.
The character of Anne Sullivan, Keller's famous mentor, was played by Krishnamurti.
The story of how Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language, allowing the girl to blossom as she learned to communicate, is world renown due to the dramatic depictions of the play and film "The Miracle Worker.
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.
Beyond the Miracle Worker: The Remarkable Life of Anne Sullivan Macy and Her Extraordinary Friendship with Helen Keller
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.
La vida de Helen Keller y el papel de su profesora, Anne Sullivan, fue el tema de la pelicula El milagro de Ana Sullivan (1962) con la que conquistaron el Oscar los actores Patty Duke y Anne Bancroft.
The first article in the edition, authored by John Burgess, Glenda Strachan and Anne Sullivan, establishes the structure of retail employment in Australia as one dominated by poorly paid, short hours, part-time, primarily women workers.
Further, I would like to thank our moderators: Professors Jonathan Weiner and Christopher Schroeder of the Duke Law School; Dean William Schlesinger of the Duke University Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences; and Mary Anne Sullivan of Hogan & Hartson, L.
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.
A blind and deaf wild child at the age of 7, she became, by the time she published The Story of My Life at 22, one of Radcliffe's most successful and polished students, fluent in Latin, Greek, German, French and (not least) English--not to mention three versions of Braille (English, American, New York Point) and the manual alphabet in which her renowned teacher Anne Sullivan first communicated with her.