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WATSON, DIANE E, Democratic Party
California

Total number of trips - 2
Total cost of trips - $1,584.13

Average cost per trip - $792.07
Total number of days spent traveling - 6 days
Rank of representative - 580 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - California Delegation retreat
Dates - December 5, 2003 - December 7, 2003 (3 days)
Location(s) - Rancho Mirage, CA

Purpose - legislative
Notes - other paid for "group activities"

Travel Cost - $44.43
Lodging Cost - $399.96
Meal Cost - $358.43
Other Cost - $20.37
Total Cost - $823.19

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Free Press
Dates - May 13, 2005 - May 15, 2005 (3 days)
Location(s) - St. Louis, MO

Purpose - Keynote speaker for National Conference on Media Reform
Notes - Los Angeles, CA - St Louis, MO - Los Angeles, CA [Amended to change sponsor from National Conference on Media Reform]

Travel Cost - $545.80
Lodging Cost - $184.00
Meal Cost - $31.14
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $760.94

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Flickr / kurafire

Video games: New literacy for a complex world

Author James Paul Gee says video games are problems to solve that come with their own tools. He says they're like "an external mind," and teachers should use them in classrooms.

Recent Posts