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American RadioWorks |
Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

Boosting Black Male Student Achievement

The Minneapolis Public School District created an Office of Black Male Student Achievement earlier this year. One goal of the office is to help young African American men graduate from high school in greater numbers.

Recent Posts

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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Chris Delacy


Total cost of 7 trips: $5,606.21


Trips traveled under the office of F. James Sensenbrenner

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: Nuclear Energy Institute
Purpose: TO VISIT THE PROPOSED YUCCA MOUNTAIN NUCLEAR WASTE REPOSITORY.
Date: Feb 21, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $897.32
source

Destination: WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Telecommunications Industry Association
Purpose: TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY MEETINGS
Date: Mar 31, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $557.05
source


Trips traveled under the office of John Warner

Destination: BALTIMORE, MD
Sponsor: Alfred P Sloan Foundation
Purpose: CONFERENCE-"TECHNOLOGY POLICY AND THE 107TH CONGRESS"
Date: Feb 21, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $366.58
source

Destination: CULPEPER AND RICHMOND, VA
Sponsor: American Farm Bureau Federation and affiliates
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT VIRGINIA AGRICULTURE
Date: Apr 18, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $430.68
source

Destination: LOS ANGELES & SAN FRANCISCO CA
Sponsor: Time Warner
Purpose: VISIT WARNER BROS. FACILITY TO DISCUSS COPYRIGHT ISSUES IN RELATED TO MOVIE & RECORDING INDUSTRY, VISIT NETSCAPE TO DISCUSS BROADBAND DEVELOPMENT & INTERNET TAXATION.
Date: Aug 22, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,257.00
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: TOUR MICROSOFT FACILITIES, ATTEND BRIEFINGS ON: MICROSOFT ANTI-TRUST CASE, PRIVACY, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY & FEDERAL RECORDS
Date: Feb 21, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $1,389.58
source

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Sponsor: Comptel/ASCENT
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ON BROADBAND LEGISLATION AND FEE BROADBAND ACTIVITY
Date: Apr 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $708.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Chris Delacy.


American RadioWorks |
Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

Boosting Black Male Student Achievement

The Minneapolis Public School District created an Office of Black Male Student Achievement earlier this year. One goal of the office is to help young African American men graduate from high school in greater numbers.

Recent Posts

  • 01.22.15

    Free Community College for All

    President Barack Obama wants to make the first two years of community college free for what he calls “responsible students” who are “willing to work for it.” It’s being called “America’s College Promise.” This week on the podcast we examine the prospect of free community college for all.
  • 01.14.15

    What’s in a number?

    Our guest this week has a message for high school seniors and their parents who are poring over the latest college rankings lists: Put ‘em down.
  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

    The achievement gap refers to the disparities in academic success between lower-income students of color and their more affluent white counterparts. But according to Quyen Dinh, executive director of the national advocacy organization Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC), one group often left out of the conversation is Southeast Asian American students.
  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

    Philanthropic foundations have been giving money to public education for years. But our guest this week argues that philanthropies are increasingly pushing specific educational agendas.