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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

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    Making it stick

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Total Cost: $1,271,357.85



Senators:

CORNYN, JOHN
Total Cost: $73,859.22
Rank: 64 (out of 638)

HUTCHISON, KAY BAILEY
Total Cost: $19,444.54
Rank: 307 (out of 638)

BENTSEN, KENNETH EDWARD JR
Total Cost: $17,670.44
Rank: 330 (out of 638)

GRAMM, PHIL
Total Cost: $8,760.94
Rank: 446 (out of 638)

Total spent on senators:
$119,735.14

Representatives:

GREEN, RAYMOND E. 'GENE'
Total Cost: $175,942.14
Rank: 2 (out of 638)

DOGGETT, LLOYD A MR.
Total Cost: $119,229.93
Rank: 25 (out of 638)

DELAY, THOMAS DALE
Total Cost: $108,566.48
Rank: 30 (out of 638)

ORTIZ, SOLOMON P
Total Cost: $108,230.45
Rank: 31 (out of 638)

SESSIONS, PETE
Total Cost: $69,781.46
Rank: 75 (out of 638)

JOHNSON, EDDIE BERNICE
Total Cost: $58,578.07
Rank: 98 (out of 638)

LEE, SHEILA JACKSON
Total Cost: $57,368.96
Rank: 104 (out of 638)

STENHOLM, CHARLIE W
Total Cost: $56,150.96
Rank: 111 (out of 638)

BARTON, JOE L
Total Cost: $55,567.14
Rank: 112 (out of 638)

CARTER, JOHN
Total Cost: $50,387.01
Rank: 124 (out of 638)

GRANGER, KAY N
Total Cost: $31,536.75
Rank: 206 (out of 638)

FROST, MARTIN
Total Cost: $28,832.88
Rank: 225 (out of 638)

BONILLA, HENRY
Total Cost: $27,908.16
Rank: 233 (out of 638)

NEUGEBAUER, RANDY
Total Cost: $23,124.06
Rank: 272 (out of 638)

JOHNSON, SAMUEL ROBERT
Total Cost: $22,663.25
Rank: 275 (out of 638)

GONZALEZ, CHARLES A
Total Cost: $17,737.18
Rank: 327 (out of 638)

SANDLIN, MAX
Total Cost: $16,533.51
Rank: 343 (out of 638)

REYES, SILVESTRE
Total Cost: $15,911.33
Rank: 349 (out of 638)

TURNER, JAMES (JIM)WILLIAM
Total Cost: $15,862.50
Rank: 352 (out of 638)

COMBEST, LARRY
Total Cost: $14,324.58
Rank: 376 (out of 638)

CULBERSON, JOHN
Total Cost: $11,236.48
Rank: 413 (out of 638)

BELL, R CHRISTOPHER
Total Cost: $10,972.35
Rank: 418 (out of 638)

GREEN, ALEXANDER
Total Cost: $9,176.23
Rank: 443 (out of 638)

MARCHANT, KENNY EWELL
Total Cost: $8,588.52
Rank: 449 (out of 638)

BURGESS, MICHAEL C DR
Total Cost: $8,420.75
Rank: 450 (out of 638)

THORNBERRY, MAC
Total Cost: $5,696.76
Rank: 487 (out of 638)

LAMPSON, NICOLAS
Total Cost: $4,819.00
Rank: 504 (out of 638)

HENSARLING, JEB MR.
Total Cost: $4,131.96
Rank: 517 (out of 638)

HINOJOSA, RUBEN E
Total Cost: $3,236.78
Rank: 529 (out of 638)

POE, TED
Total Cost: $3,210.00
Rank: 530 (out of 638)

ARMEY, RICHARD
Total Cost: $2,169.13
Rank: 558 (out of 638)

EDWARDS, CHET
Total Cost: $1,826.00
Rank: 570 (out of 638)

CONAWAY, K MICHAEL
Total Cost: $1,400.57
Rank: 585 (out of 638)

GOHMERT, LOUIS B. MR. JR.
Total Cost: $1,340.55
Rank: 586 (out of 638)

SMITH, LAMAR
Total Cost: $404.00
Rank: 624 (out of 638)

MCCAUL, MICHAEL
Total Cost: $404.00
Rank: 623 (out of 638)

BRADY, KEVIN
Total Cost: $352.83
Rank: 625 (out of 638)

PAUL, RONALD E.
Total Cost:
Rank: 638 (out of 638)

Total spent on representatives:
$1,151,622.71

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.