A wealth of knowledge

Hawkins, Dana
December 1992
U.S. News & World Report;12/28/92-1/4/93, Vol. 113 Issue 25, p90
Profiles 26-year-old Douglas Becker, whose Sylvan Learning Systems, the nation's leading provider of after-school instruction in math and reading for children in kindergarten through eighth grade, is the flagship of a diverse $800 million empire. Details of Becker's learning centers; Recent contract signed by Sylvan with the nonprofit Educational Testing Service; Becker as a born entrepreneur.


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