You looked like a scared school girl out there when I found you.
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.
So it was decided that the boy should go to some school where he might be prepared for college.
The first time I saw him act was while at school in New York.
This letter is to a school-mate at the Perkins Institution.
The Sunday-school was in session when we arrived, and I wish you could have seen the sensation Helen's entrance caused.
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.
I had used it all through my school work, and never any other system.
He goes to the public school, I hear, and his progress is astonishing, they say; but it doesn't show as yet in his conversation, which is limited to "Yes" and "No."...
I fear me, if I were put to such a test, I should be consigned to the primary class in a school for the feeble-minded.
Reading, I think, should be kept independent of the regular school exercises.
Mr. John D. Wright, one of her teachers at the Wright-Humason School, says in a letter to me:
Men are advertised that at a certain hour and minute these bolts will be shot toward particular points of the compass; yet it interferes with no man's business, and the children go to school on the other track.
I talked to the school and they let me take the finals, since I was so close to completing school.
He was considering going to school but undecided about course study.
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.
The bones—there's a chance they belonged to a man who may have gotten a high school girl pregnant.
"Back when you were in high school, they hadn't invented the movies," Harold offered, then asked, "Was she as pretty as that beauty Mr. Dean was parading around the park on Thursday morning?"
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.
As soon as it was read to the school, he rubbed it off the slate, and it was forgotten.
The academy at Exeter was a famous school for preparing boys for college.
And so we will keep the game going till it is time for school to be dismissed.
Everybody was astonished, for that boy was the best scholar in the school, and he had never been known to break a rule.
When eight years of age he was the best scholar at the famous school at Harrow.
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.
Why do people in certain areas stay in school longer than those in other areas?
Every morning before I went to school I had chores to do, which began with mixing up the formula and feeding the calves.
What happened on ABC last night would be common knowledge at the office, school, or hairdresser the next day.
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.
The teachers at the Wright-Humason School were always planning how they might give the pupils every advantage that those who hear enjoy--how they might make much of few tendencies and passive memories in the cases of the little ones--and lead them out of the cramping circumstances in which their lives were set.
At the same moment the bell struck and school was dismissed.
In the school where Laura Bridgman was taught I was in my own country.
There it was arranged that I should go to the Wright-Humason School for the Deaf in New York City.
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.
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.
Yesterday I read "In School Days" and "My Playmate," and I enjoyed them greatly.
But when I came to school in Boston I met some deaf people who talked with their mouths like all other people, and one day a lady who had been to Norway came to see me, and told me of a blind and deaf girl [Ragnhild Kaata] she had seen in that far away land who had been taught to speak and understand others when they spoke to her.
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.
TO MISS CAROLINE DERBY The Wright-Humason School. 42 West 76th St. New York.