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American RadioWorks |
Photo: Daniel Buchanan

How to help students hope

A polling expert finds students less engaged with school as they get older. Brandon Busteed from Gallup Education says if schools taught to strengths instead of weaknesses, more students would be successful in school and in life.

Recent Posts

  • 10.21.14

    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.
  • 10.14.14

    What teachers need

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford talks with author Elizabeth Green about her new book, Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone).
  • 10.07.14

    Intelligence is achievable and other lessons from The Teacher Wars

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford continues her conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars.
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Back to all reports

American Jewish Congress - $23,875.42 spent on 5 trips
89.3% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
10.7% spent on Republican Party

SANCHEZ, LORETTA - Democratic Party
August 12, 2001 - August 14, 2001 (3 days)
Mexico City, Mexico
Purpose - fact finding - business and trade promotion
Total Cost - $1,563.22

SCHAKOWSKY, JANICE D - Democratic Party
October 28, 2003 - October 29, 2003 (2 days)
Fort Worth, TX
Purpose - awards dinner
Total Cost - $1,677.00

HAGEL, CHARLES T - Republican Party
January 29, 2003 - January 29, 2003 (1 days)
New York, NY
Purpose - speech
Total Cost - $2,544.20

LANTOS, TOM - Democratic Party
September 17, 2005 - September 19, 2005 (3 days)
New York, NY
Purpose - Speaking at event honoring visiting Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf
Total Cost - $2,176.67

LANTOS, TOM - Democratic Party
July 31, 2005 - August 13, 2005 (14 days)
Zagreb, Croatia - Opatija, Croatia - Belgrade, Serbia - Montenegro - Budapest, Hungary
Purpose - Visit to survey economic recovery of Balkan region and to meet with public officials
Total Cost - $15,914.33

American RadioWorks |
Photo: Daniel Buchanan

How to help students hope

A polling expert finds students less engaged with school as they get older. Brandon Busteed from Gallup Education says if schools taught to strengths instead of weaknesses, more students would be successful in school and in life.

Recent Posts

  • 10.21.14

    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.
  • 10.14.14

    What teachers need

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford talks with author Elizabeth Green about her new book, Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone).
  • 10.07.14

    Intelligence is achievable and other lessons from The Teacher Wars

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford continues her conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars.
  • 10.01.14

    Teaching: The most embattled profession

    Education correspondent Emily Hanford talks with bestselling author Dana Goldstein about her new book, The Teacher Wars.