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Little scholars, big business As more parents seek to give kids an edge, learning centers thrive

By Mary C. Lord
Globe Correspondent / April 10, 2005

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Rather than play outside on the mild afternoon, a half-dozen boys and girls hone verbal skills and hurtle through math drills inside a nondescript Newton storefront. Across the room, students sweat over synonyms and earn high fives after completing each unit. (Full article: 980 words)

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