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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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Trips by*

Tasha Cole


Total cost of 5 trips: $10,406.72


Trips traveled under the office of Kendrick Meek

Destination: BREAKOUT SESSIONS ON CONGRESSIONAL ISSUES
Sponsor: Democratic Leadership Council
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF RETREAT
Date: Mar 6, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $2,073.73
source

Destination: MIAMI
Sponsor: BellSouth Corporation
Purpose: STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 6, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,557.00
source

Destination: RALEIGH, NC
Sponsor: University of North Carolina
Purpose: ATTENDED ISSUES CONFERENCE IN NORTH CAROLINA AND STAFFED CONG. KENDRICK MEEK
Date: Feb 25, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $687.88
source

Destination: TAIWAN, REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Mar 24, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $4,980.00
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Sponsor: AMERICAN LEGACY FOUNDATION, COALITION TO PROMOTE MINORITY HEALTH, SEIU, AETNA, AHIR UNITED, WELLPOINT, BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD
Purpose: MINORITY HEALTH SUMMIT
Date: Jul 22, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,108.11
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Tasha Cole.


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.