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Houston Student Receives National Award for Creating Literacy Program

Posted on · We learn about a literacy program called Reading Aces, which helps kids improve their learning skills and foster a love of reading. The organization was founded by Houston’sÂBrette Machiorlette, who was a sophomore at Lamar High School at the time. In January, Nickolodeon gave her its firstÂHALO Effect award, whichÂrecognizes one deserving teen every month […]