Helen Keller spent the rest of her life trying to make it easier for disabled people to learn


Helen Keller started her formal Education in 1890. 

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She began to take classes at the Horace Mann School for the deaf in Boston. From 1894 to 1896, she attended the Wright Humason School for the deaf in New York City.
 There she worked to improve her communication skills and studied regular academic subject. Helen gradually made up her mind to attend college. 

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In 1896 she attended the Cambridge School for Young Ladies, Massachusetts. Later, she was admitted to Redcliffe College. Here she learnt reading through a special technique called Braille. She also learnt here how to type. Annie Sullivan was always
with her for help. She sat by her in the class and interpreted lectures and texts. 

In 1904, Helen received a BA degree with honours from that college. Helen Keller spent the rest of her life trying to make it easier for disabled people to learn.

Helen Keller died on June 1, 1968, a few weeks short of her 88th birthday.

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