. This Day In History – Helen Keller Meets Anne Sullivan, Her Teacher And “Miracle Worker” « JO LEE MAGAZINE

History.com – On March 3, 1887, Anne Sullivan begins teaching six-year-old Helen Keller, who lost her sight and hearing after a severe illness at the age of 19 months. Under Sullivan’s tutelage, including her pioneering “touch teaching” techniques, Keller flourished, eventually graduating from college and becoming an international lecturer and activist. Sullivan, later dubbed…

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