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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.

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Trips by*

Sharon Pinkerton


Total cost of 5 trips: $14,717.00


Trips traveled under the office of John Mica

Destination: MONTREAL
Sponsor: Congressional Economic Leadership Institute
Purpose: AVIATION EDUCATION
Date: Jul 6, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,409.00
source

Destination: PARIS-TOULOUSE
Sponsor: Airbus
Purpose: FACT FINDING AVIATION MANUFACTURING TOUR
Date: Aug 19, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $3,762.00
source

Destination: KONA, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: AVATION SECURITY CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 5, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $3,482.00
source

Destination: TAMPA, FL, HAVANA, CUBA
Sponsor: no sponsor listed on form
Purpose: FACT FINDING AND EDUCATION
Date: Feb 14, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $1,930.00
source

Destination: KONA, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: AIRPORT CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 5, 2003 (6 days)
Expense: $4,134.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Sharon Pinkerton.


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

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  • 10.07.14

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  • 10.01.14

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