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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

  • 10.21.14

    Making it stick

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  • 10.14.14

    What teachers need

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Trips by*

Brian Peters


Total cost of 7 trips: $12,683.49


Trips traveled under the office of Jay Inslee

Destination:
Sponsor: MICROSOFT, VULCAN, EXPEDIA, STARBUCKS
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Aug 27, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $2,529.30
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Sponsor: CHICAGO BOARD OPTIONS EXCHANGE, CHICAGO BOARD OF TRADE, CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Oct 26, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,902.09
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jun 6, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $2,002.00
source

Destination: SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jun 28, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,405.45
source

Destination: SARASOTA, FL
Sponsor: United States Telecom Association and state affiliates
Purpose: EDUCATION; FACT FINDING
Date: Feb 22, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,753.80
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: TRADE SHOW; TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATION; BRIEFING
Date: Mar 12, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $1,190.00
source

Destination: D.C. TO SAN DIEGO TO SEATTLE
Sponsor: SBC Communications Inc
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE STAFF BRIEFING
Date: Mar 29, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,900.85
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Brian Peters.


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.