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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*

Todd Rosenblum


Total cost of 9 trips: $33,607.99


Trips traveled under the office of Evan Bayh

Destination: ARGENTINA AND URUGUAY
Sponsor: Center for Strategic and International Studies
Purpose: OFFICIAL CONSULTATIONS
Date: Aug 25, 2002 (6 days)
Expense: $2,000.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Stanley Foundation
Purpose: OFFICIAL CONSULTATIONS
Date: Sep 6, 2002
Expense: $535.20
source

Destination: CHINA, VIETNAM AND HONG KONG
Sponsor: Mansfield Foundation
Purpose: OFFICIAL CONSULTATIONS
Date: Oct 28, 2002 (10 days)
Expense: $9,096.19
source

Destination: TARRYTOWN, NY
Sponsor: National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN A CONFERENCE
Date: Aug 8, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $250.00
source

Destination: HAVANA, CUBA
Sponsor: American Farm Bureau Federation and affiliates
Purpose: FACT FINDING MISSION TO CUBA ON BEHALF OF THE INDIANA FARM BUREAU
Date: Oct 7, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $555.00
source

Destination: GERMANY, BELGIUM AND THE CZECH REPUBLIC
Sponsor: Aspen Institute
Purpose: OFFICIAL CONSULTATIONS
Date: Dec 7, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $2,355.00
source

Destination: JORDAN AND ISRAEL
Sponsor: Jerusalem Fund for Education & Community Development
Purpose: IN SUPPORT OF SENATOR BAYH
Date: Jan 11, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $7,365.00
source

Destination: INDIA (DELHI, BANGALORE, MUMBAI AND AGRA)
Sponsor: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
Purpose: EDUCATION AND FACT FINDING
Date: Nov 21, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $9,349.60
source

Destination: BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Sponsor: Atlantic Council of the United States
Purpose: CONSULTATIONS
Date: Jan 17, 2005 (5 days)
Expense: $2,102.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Todd Rosenblum.


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.