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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
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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
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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 |
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

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  • 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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    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.