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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

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Back to all reports

Electronics Industries Alliance - $17,818.08 spent on 6 trips
54.5% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
45.5% spent on Republican Party

TANNER, JOHN S - Democratic Party
January 30, 2002 - January 31, 2002 (2 days)
Memphis, TN
Purpose - Speech
Total Cost - $2,239.50

TANNER, JOHN S - Democratic Party
January 28, 2004 - January 30, 2004 (3 days)
West Palm Beach, FL
Purpose - participate in leadership forum
Total Cost - $2,175.55

UPTON, FREDERICK STEPHEN - Republican Party
March 23, 2001 - March 27, 2001 (5 days)
Not specified
Purpose - speech to conference delegates.
Total Cost - $2,144.50

BURNS, CONRAD R - Republican Party
January 26, 2005 - January 31, 2005 (6 days)
Maui, HI
Purpose - Speak at Annual Conference on 109th Congressional Agenda for Commerce Committee
Total Cost - $3,369.18

EHLERS, VERNON J - Republican Party
October 7, 2005 - October 10, 2005 (4 days)
Charleston, SC
Purpose - To give one speech and lead two roundtable discussions
Total Cost - $2,593.59

COOPER, JAMES H S - Democratic Party
October 7, 2005 - October 9, 2005 (3 days)
Kiawah Island, SC
Co-sponsor(s): Ceridian Corp
Purpose - Innovation and globalization summit
Total Cost - $5,295.76

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.