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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

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    Making it stick

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Trips by*

Kimberly Herb


Total cost of 5 trips: $8,516.09


Trips traveled under the office of John Linder

Destination: TAIWAN, REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: ATTENDING SEMINAR, FACT FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Aug 8, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $3,770.00
source

Destination: HOUSTON, TEXAS
Sponsor: Americans For Fair Taxation Inc
Purpose: ATTENDING MEETINGS, EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Jul 1, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $633.50
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
Sponsor: Institute for Research on the Economics of Taxation
Purpose: ATTEND SEMINAR ON ECONOMICS AND TAX POLICY
Date: Oct 25, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,482.60
source

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Comptel/ASCENT
Purpose: TO ATTEND LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE ON TELECOMMUNICATIONS ISSUES
Date: Apr 4, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $738.40
source


Trips traveled under the office of John Shadegg

Destination: PHOENIX, AZ
Sponsor: HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP COUNCIL, ADVANCEPCS, CIGNA CORPORATION, MAYO FOUNDATION, AND MCKESSON CORPORATION
Purpose: TO VISIT HEALTH CARE FACILITIES AND PROVIDERS AND DISCUSS HEALTH CARE ISSUES
Date: Feb 15, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $1,891.59
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Kimberly Herb.


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.