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American RadioWorks |
Image via Wikimedia Commons.

Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Recent Posts

  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

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Trips by*

Sapna Delacourt


Total cost of 8 trips: $8,583.17


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Oxley

Destination: BOSTON LOGAN (BOS); PORTLAND, ME
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR ON FHLB MISSION & FUNCTION
Date: Aug 27, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $776.50
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: National Association of Securities Dealers
Purpose: SECURITIES REGULATION ACTIVITY REPORT AND EDUCATION
Date: Dec 4, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,476.00
source

Destination: NY
Sponsor: New York Stock Exchange
Purpose: VISIT TO NYSE TRADING FLOOR AND MEETING W/ GENERAL COUNSEL
Date: Feb 2, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $689.49
source

Destination: CHICAGO
Sponsor: Archipelago Holdings
Purpose: VIEW TRADING SYSTEM AND UNDERSTAND STANCE REGARDING REG NMS
Date: Jun 3, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,300.52
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO
Sponsor: CheckFree Corporation
Purpose: SPEECH ON SARBANES-OXLEY
Date: Jul 16, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,930.28
source

Destination: GREENWICH, CT
Sponsor: Greenwich Rountable
Purpose: SPEAK ON HEDGE FUND REGULATION
Date: Aug 18, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $685.62
source

Destination: NY
Sponsor: International Securities Exchange
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT FUNCTION OF EXCHANGE
Date: Dec 1, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $875.00
source

Destination: DC-NY
Sponsor: New York Stock Exchange
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT MARKET STRUCTURE
Date: Dec 16, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $849.76
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Sapna Delacourt.


American RadioWorks |
Image via Wikimedia Commons.

Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Recent Posts

  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.