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American RadioWorks |
Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

Boosting Black Male Student Achievement

The Minneapolis Public School District created an Office of Black Male Student Achievement earlier this year. One goal of the office is to help young African American men graduate from high school in greater numbers.

Recent Posts

  • 01.22.15

    Free Community College for All

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  • 01.14.15

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    Our guest this week has a message for high school seniors and their parents who are poring over the latest college rankings lists: Put ‘em down.
  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

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Trips by*

Colleen Maloney


Total cost of 8 trips: $23,283.49


Trips traveled under the office of Eric Cantor

Destination:
Sponsor: Caremark Rx Inc
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 19, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,472.35
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO
Sponsor: Healthcare Leadership Council
Purpose: HEALTH FACILITIES TOURS
Date: Aug 5, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $3,090.49
source

Destination: BRUSSELS - GENEVA
Sponsor: Advanced Medical Technology Association
Purpose: HEALTH CARE FACILITIES TOURS
Date: Aug 16, 2003 (8 days)
Expense: $4,554.57
source

Destination: SAN FRAN
Sponsor: Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America (PHRMA)
Purpose: FACILITIES TOURS
Date: Aug 27, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $3,310.61
source

Destination: PARK CITY, UT
Sponsor: 3M, BOSTON SCIENTIFIC, ADVA MED
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT NON-INVASIVE MEDICINE
Date: Jan 7, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $2,493.50
source

Destination: PHOENIX
Sponsor: Federated Ambulatory Surgery Association
Purpose: VISIT AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTERS
Date: May 6, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,131.97
source

Destination: TAIPEI, TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL VISIT
Date: Aug 18, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $4,330.00
source

Destination: MIAMI
Sponsor: Boston Scientific Corporation
Purpose: LESS INVASIVE MEDICINE & ADVANCES IN ENDOSURGICAL & CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS
Date: Feb 24, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,900.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Colleen Maloney.


American RadioWorks |
Michael Walker with students in Minneapolis (photo: @MPS_BlackMales Twitter account)

Boosting Black Male Student Achievement

The Minneapolis Public School District created an Office of Black Male Student Achievement earlier this year. One goal of the office is to help young African American men graduate from high school in greater numbers.

Recent Posts

  • 01.22.15

    Free Community College for All

    President Barack Obama wants to make the first two years of community college free for what he calls “responsible students” who are “willing to work for it.” It’s being called “America’s College Promise.” This week on the podcast we examine the prospect of free community college for all.
  • 01.14.15

    What’s in a number?

    Our guest this week has a message for high school seniors and their parents who are poring over the latest college rankings lists: Put ‘em down.
  • 12.23.14

    Who’s missing from the achievement gap debate?

    The achievement gap refers to the disparities in academic success between lower-income students of color and their more affluent white counterparts. But according to Quyen Dinh, executive director of the national advocacy organization Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC), one group often left out of the conversation is Southeast Asian American students.
  • 01.05.15

    Following the Money in Education Philanthropy

    Philanthropic foundations have been giving money to public education for years. But our guest this week argues that philanthropies are increasingly pushing specific educational agendas.