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Gift of giving: Students have it all wrapped up

Gift of giving: Students have it all wrapped up

For more than 10 years, teacher Cathy Mayo has guided her students in a holiday project to make and sell wrapping paper and then donate the proceeds to Globe Santa and other charities that benefit children. What makes Mayo's story a little different is that students at the Cotting School in Lexington have a broad spectrum of mild to severe communications and learning disabilities, physical challenges, and complex medical conditions. But their differences don't hold them back from helping other children.