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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*

John Gillies


Total cost of 5 trips: $16,748.30


Trips traveled under the office of Saxby Chambliss

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP TO 2004 INTERNATIONAL CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW
Date: Jan 7, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $1,505.63
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP TO MICROSOFT CAMPUS
Date: Jun 27, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,299.46
source

Destination: CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Sponsor: NATIONAL CONSORTIUM FOR JUSTICE INFORMATION AND STATISTICS
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN INFORMATION SHARING PANEL DISCUSSION
Date: Jul 23, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $1,109.06
source

Destination: REPUBLIC OF CHINA (TAIWAN)
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: GOVERNMENT TO GOVERNMENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM
Date: Aug 14, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $4,345.00
source

Destination: INDIA, NEW DELHI & HYDERABAD
Sponsor: Nasscom
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF DELEGATION-FACT FINDING IN TECHNOLOGY ISSUES
Date: Mar 27, 2005 (7 days)
Expense: $7,489.15
source



* - Trips by all travelers named John Gillies.


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

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  • 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.