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Talking About Race in Schools

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Trips by*

Andrew Duke


Total cost of 10 trips: $9,323.83


Trips traveled under the office of Robin Hayes

Destination:
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Jan 25, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $622.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 19, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $624.00
source

Destination: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: RETREAT
Date: Feb 21, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $530.00
source

Destination: CHARLOTTE, NC
Sponsor: BellSouth Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL MEETING ON HOMELAND SECURITY, NETWORK INVESTMENT AND ECON. DEV. IN NC TELECOMMUNICATION
Date: May 9, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,433.83
source

Destination: HOT SPRINGS, VA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,454.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF POLICY RETREAT
Date: Feb 20, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $600.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF PLANNING RETREAT
Date: Mar 11, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,588.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 4, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,052.00
source

Destination: GREENBRIER, WV
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Mar 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,006.00
source

Destination: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: AAR LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE MEETINGS PARTICIPANT/PANELIST
Date: Jul 6, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $414.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Andrew Duke.


American RadioWorks |
Photo: Clotee Allochuku

Talking About Race in Schools

Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.

Recent Posts

  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

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  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

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  • 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.
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    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

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