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Why do we remember some things, and forget others? That's what author Peter Brown and psychologists Henry Roediger and Mark McDaniel set out to answer in their new book Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.

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GARRETT, E SCOTT, Republican Party
New Jersey

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $15,720.38

Average cost per trip - $3,930.10
Total number of days spent traveling - 17 days
Rank of representative - 354 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - August 23, 2001 - August 31, 2001 (9 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - Education mission
Notes - Spouse Mary Ellen Garrett accompanied. Other costs are for security; miscellaneous

Travel Cost - $6,115.80
Lodging Cost - $1,292.00
Meal Cost - $931.50
Other Cost - $1,220.32
Total Cost - $9,559.62

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Heritage Foundation
Dates - February 3, 2005 - February 4, 2005 (2 days)
Location(s) - Baltimore, MD

Purpose - Member's retreat
Notes -

Travel Cost - $37.80
Lodging Cost - $212.63
Meal Cost - $294.88
Other Cost - $39.41
Total Cost - $584.72

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - NYSE
Dates - April 29, 2005 - April 29, 2005 (1 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - House Financial Services Committee trip to discuss issues affecting the Capital Markets
Notes - Washington, DC - New York City - Sussex, NJ

Travel Cost - $461.95
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $34.09
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $496.04

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Chinese Int'l Economic Cooperation Assn
Dates - January 12, 2004 - January 16, 2004 (5 days)
Location(s) - Taipei, Taiwan

Purpose - Familiarization / Educational trip to Taiwan
Notes - NY - Taipei, Republic of China / Taipei, ROC - NY

Travel Cost - $4,200.00
Lodging Cost - $550.00
Meal Cost - $330.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $5,080.00

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Photo: Dierk Schaefer

Making it stick

Why do we remember some things, and forget others? That's what author Peter Brown and psychologists Henry Roediger and Mark McDaniel set out to answer in their new book Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.

Recent Posts