Everybody was astonished, for that boy was the best scholar in the school, and he had never been known to break a rule.
And so we will keep the game going till it is time for school to be dismissed.
Early versions of a "Salk vaccine" were successful on a few patients, so more extensive tests were planned—a vast field trial that involved twenty thousand doctors, two hundred thousand volunteers, and almost two million school children.
The academy at Exeter was a famous school for preparing boys for college.
I talked to the school and they let me take the finals, since I was so close to completing school.
The school was more than a mile from their home, and the children trotted along as fast as their short legs could carry them.
Today you may stand up before the school and read what you have written about the turnip.
When eight years of age he was the best scholar at the famous school at Harrow.
Why do people in certain areas stay in school longer than those in other areas?
What happened on ABC last night would be common knowledge at the office, school, or hairdresser the next day.
Mr. Gilman at first agreed to this; but when my tasks had become somewhat perplexing, he insisted that I was overworked, and that I should remain at his school three years longer.
The "examinations" mentioned in this letter were merely tests given in the school, but as they were old Harvard papers, it is evident that in some subjects Miss Keller was already fairly well prepared for Radcliffe.
Reading, I think, should be kept independent of the regular school exercises.
She went there for two summers, until she began turning everything she touched into something else, and her father was forced to pull her out of school at the age of twelve.
As soon as it was read to the school, he rubbed it off the slate, and it was forgotten.
At the same moment the bell struck and school was dismissed.
When Otanes was twelve years old, his parents wished to send him to a distant city to study in a famous school that was there.
Every morning before I went to school I had chores to do, which began with mixing up the formula and feeding the calves.
We lived a long way from any school for the blind or the deaf, and it seemed unlikely that any one would come to such an out-of-the-way place as Tuscumbia to teach a child who was both deaf and blind.
This letter is to a school-mate at the Perkins Institution.
Yesterday I read "In School Days" and "My Playmate," and I enjoyed them greatly.
TO MRS. KATE ADAMS KELLER South Boston, April 13, 1893. ...Teacher, Mrs. Pratt and I very unexpectedly decided to take a journey with dear Dr. Bell Mr. Westervelt, a gentleman whom father met in Washington, has a school for the deaf in Rochester.
In the fall Helen and Miss Sullivan entered the Wright-Humason School in New York, which makes a special of lip-reading and voice-culture.
TO MISS CAROLINE DERBY The Wright-Humason School. 42 West 76th St. New York.
I do wish you could come and see for yourself what a beautiful school it is!
The children were so pleased to see her at Sunday-school, they paid no attention to their teachers, but rushed out of their seats and surrounded us.
When she was at the Wright-Humason School in New York, Dr. Humason tried to improve her voice, not only her word pronunciation, but the voice itself, and gave her lessons in tone and vocal exercises.
In answer to my question she recited a part of the poem called 'Freaks of the Frost,' and she referred to a little piece about winter, in one of the school readers.
Director of the Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind.
That is the uncommon school we want.
He was considering going to school but undecided about course study.
In the school where Laura Bridgman was taught I was in my own country.
In October, 1896, I entered the Cambridge School for Young Ladies, to be prepared for Radcliffe.
I lived with several others in one of the pleasant houses connected with the school, the house where Mr. Howells used to live, and we all had the advantage of home life.
In the finals, no one read my work over to me, and in the preliminaries I offered subjects with some of which I was in a measure familiar before my work in the Cambridge school; for at the beginning of the year I had passed examinations in English, History, French and German, which Mr. Gilman gave me from previous Harvard papers.
His parents are too poor to pay to have the little fellow sent to school; so, instead of giving me a dog, the gentlemen are going to help make Tommy's life as bright and joyous as mine.
Perhaps, if you would send a copy of this to the head of the Cambridge School, it might enlighten his mind on a few subjects, on which he seems to be in total darkness just now....
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
Saturday the school-children had their tree, and I took Helen.
To be sure, the deaf school is the only thing possible for children educated by the State.
But it is evident that precisely what the deaf child needs to be taught is what other children learn before they go to school at all.
PERKINS INSTITUTION AND MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND SO.