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Tufts graduate student Melissa Orkin tutors Iain Winter, 6, of Cambridge at The Learning Lab at Lesley University. Tufts graduate student Melissa Orkin tutors Iain Winter, 6, of Cambridge at The Learning Lab at Lesley University. (josh reynolds for the boston globe)
By Cindy Atoji
Globe Correspondent / July 15, 2007

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Thomas Glennon, 11, has 4,000 tokens. He's saving them up to earn a stuffed Bart Simpson, lava lamp, or some other treat. And lest you think Glennon has earned these tokens at an amusement park, think again: They are rewards from the Sylvan Learning center in Norwood, where the fourth-grader is enrolled for reading assistance. (Full article: 632 words)

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