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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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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Dan Gurley


Total cost of 5 trips: $15,091.21


Trips traveled under the office of Cass Ballenger

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC-TAIPEI, TAIWAN (R/T)
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: ATTEND SEMINAR, EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Apr 10, 2001 (7 days)
Expense: $3,770.00
source

Destination: TRAVEL TO WHITE SULPHER SPRINGS WV
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 19, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $624.00
source

Destination: DRESDEN AND BERLIN, GERMANY
Sponsor: HANSEATIC INSTITUTE INC, IN COOPERATION WITH THE CHECKPOINT CHARLIE FOUNDATION
Purpose: STUDY AND INFORMATION
Date: Jun 28, 2003 (8 days)
Expense: $2,250.00
source

Destination: THE HOMESTEAD, WARM SPRINGS, VA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: BICAMERAL CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $895.00
source

Destination: SIN
Sponsor: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP DEALING WITH TRADE, SECURITY AND OTHER ISSUES
Date: Dec 6, 2003 (9 days)
Expense: $7,552.21
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Dan Gurley.


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.