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Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

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Trips by*

Kevin Macmillan


Total cost of 15 trips: $18,791.30


Trips traveled under the office of Michael Oxley

Destination: MEETINGS FROM AUGUST 30TH AND 31ST ON FHLB
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF SEMINAR
Date: Aug 29, 2001 (4 days)
Expense: $920.79
source

Destination: CONFERENCE ON INTERNATIONAL BANKING ISSUES
Sponsor: Conference of State Bank Supervisors
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Jan 26, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $850.00
source

Destination: CHICAGO
Sponsor: CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE, CHI. STOCK EXCHANGE, CHI. BOARD OF TRADE,CHI. OPTIONS EXCHANGE
Purpose: EXAMINE THE FINANCIAL MARKETS LOCATED IN CHICAGO
Date: Feb 28, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $553.12
source

Destination: GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
Sponsor: Coalition of Service Industries
Purpose: WTO MEETINGS ON TRADE IN SERVICES
Date: May 24, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $2,274.72
source

Destination: CONFERENCE AND TOUR OF PROCESSING FACILITIES
Sponsor: Citigroup
Purpose: CITI CARDS CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,600.00
source

Destination: ASHVILLE NC
Sponsor: Conference of State Bank Supervisors
Purpose: SPEAK ON THE AGENDA OF THE FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE
Date: May 29, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,353.12
source

Destination: HOMESTEAD
Sponsor: NORTHWEST GEORGIA BANK
Purpose: ADDRESS THE NORTHWEST GEORGIA BANK BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Date: Aug 22, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $419.55
source

Destination: BOSTON, MA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF SEMINAR
Date: Aug 27, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $977.22
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANKS OF SEATTLE, SAN FRANCISCO, PITTSBURGH, AND ATLANTA
Purpose: FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANK CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 14, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,312.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO NEW YORK, N.Y.
Sponsor: Bond Market Association
Purpose: SECONDARY MARKET BRIEFING
Date: Mar 19, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $962.87
source

Destination: PITTSBURGH, PA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
Purpose: BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Date: Apr 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,398.98
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL STAFF SEMINARE
Date: Aug 11, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,311.05
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
Purpose: SEMINARE
Date: Dec 1, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $716.00
source

Destination: PARK CITY
Sponsor: Mortgage Bankers Association of America
Purpose: MIDWINTER EXECUTIVE HOUSING CONFERENCE
Date: Mar 3, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,380.08
source

Destination: SAN ANTONIO
Sponsor: Conference of State Bank Supervisors
Purpose: ANNUAL MEETING
Date: Jun 3, 2005
Expense: $761.80
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Kevin Macmillan.


American RadioWorks |
Image via Wikimedia Commons.

Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Recent Posts

  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.