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American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

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Trips sponsored by

American Medical Association


Total cost of 6 trips: $4,996.19


Traveler: Lori Kinder (from the office of Tom Campbell)
Destination: MIAMI, FLORIDA
Purpose: SPEAKER AT STATE LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 13, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $1,492.00
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Traveler: Ernie Fletcher (from the office of Ernie Fletcher)
Destination: MIAMI, FLORIDA
Purpose: NATIONAL LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE PANEL
Date: Mar 26, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,671.48
source

Traveler: Lori Kinder (from the office of Tom Campbell)
Destination: CHICAGO
Purpose: GUEST SPEAKER
Date: Jun 12, 2000
Expense: $380.18
source

Traveler: Charles Stenholm (from the office of Charles Stenholm)
Destination: AUSTIN, TEXAS
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Feb 23, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $262.61
source

Traveler: Cheryl Jaeger (from the office of Christopher Cox)
Destination:
Purpose: PANEL PRESENTATION
Date: Mar 11, 2002
Expense: $294.87
source

Traveler: Gregory Meeks (from the office of Gregory Meeks)
Destination: CHICAGO
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Jun 12, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $895.05
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American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

Can how you move change how you think?

Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?

Recent Posts

  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.
  • 04.22.15

    The First Gen Movement

    Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.