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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.

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Trips by*

Robert Foust


Total cost of 7 trips: $3,594.20


Trips traveled under the office of Kent Conrad

Destination: ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND
Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 10, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $204.10
source

Destination: BALTIMORE, MD
Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 10, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $307.50
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO WARRENTON, VA.
Sponsor: Stanley Foundation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Oct 24, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $739.60
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 21, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $530.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 20, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $618.00
source

Destination: FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Career College Association
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL-COLLEGE VISITS
Date: Nov 10, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $800.00
source

Destination: BALTIMORE, MARYLAND
Sponsor: Council on Competitiveness
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TECHNOLOGY
Date: Jan 13, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $395.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Robert Foust.


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.