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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*

Rob Johnson


Total cost of 5 trips: $7,836.09


Trips traveled under the office of Tom Cole

Destination: SAN JOSE, CA-SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: APPLIED MATERIALS; AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.; HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY; INTEL CORPORATION; SBC TELECOMMUNICATIONS; SELECTRON CORPORATION
Purpose: TO SEE FIRST HAND THE INNER WORKINGS OF HIGH-TECH MANUFACTURING. A SERIES OF COMPANY VISITS AND OTHER ACTIVITIES HELPED ILLUSTRATE THE IMPACT OF THE HIGH-TECH COMMUNITY ON THE ECONOMY & WORKFORCE.
Date: May 28, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,069.70
source

Destination: LEXINGTON, KY
Sponsor: THE BLUEGRASS AGRICULTURAL TOUR COMMITTEE AND SEVERAL SPONSORS
Purpose: TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THE AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS OF KENTUCKY
Date: Aug 4, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $534.49
source

Destination: PRICE, UTAH
Sponsor: Domestic Petroleum Council
Purpose: TO LEARN ABOUT NATURAL GAS EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION IN UTAH
Date: Aug 18, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $981.90
source

Destination: PALM SPRINGS, CA
Sponsor: Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians
Purpose: TOUR RESERVATION, REVIEW FEDERAL PROJECTS, DISCUSS TRIBAL SOVEREIGNTY, AND ATTEND CHARITY DINNER FOR AGUA CALLIENTE CULTURAL MUSEUM, A 501(C)(3) ORGANIZATION
Date: Oct 31, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,000.00
source

Destination: TAIPEI, TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING & EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Jan 2, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $4,250.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Rob Johnson.


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.