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Sheldon Playdle: Getting a solid education

Sheldon Playdle, a bright 19-year-old son of a Mill Valley nanny, is just a number – but what a number it is. The sophomore biology major at Cal Poly, in San Luis Obispo, is one of the 10,000 students from low-income households the San Rafael nonprofit 10,000 Degrees wants to put "on the path to a college degree each year."

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