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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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Back to The Data

Trips by*

Pete Spiro


Total cost of 5 trips: $22,947.90


Trips traveled under the office of Rahm Emanuel

Destination: BELGRADE, SERBIA AND PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO
Sponsor: Serbian-American Center
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL EXCHANGE WITH MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT AND STAFF OFFICIALS OF THE GOVERNMENTS OF SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO CONCERNING THE ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL SITUATION IN THE FORMER REPUBLICS OF YUGOSLAVIA
Date: Apr 12, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $2,340.00
source


Trips traveled under the office of Tim Roemer

Destination: KINGDOM OF MOROCCO: RABAT
Sponsor: no sponsor listed on form
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL, FACT-FINDING EXCHANGE
Date: Apr 6, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $8,180.00
source

Destination: SANTIAGO, CHILE
Sponsor: Chilean-American Chamber of Commerce
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL, FACT-FINDING EXCHANGE
Date: Aug 11, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,116.00
source

Destination: TAIPEI, TAIWAN: KAOHSIUNG, TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL, FACT-FINDING EXCHANGE
Date: Aug 19, 2001 (7 days)
Expense: $3,900.00
source

Destination: JAKARTA, YOGYAKARTA & BALI, INDONESIA
Sponsor: United States-Indonesia Society
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL, FACT-FINDING EXCHANGE AND
Date: Jan 13, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $7,411.90
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Pete Spiro.


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

    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

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    Education correspondent Emily Hanford continues her conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars.
  • 10.01.14

    Teaching: The most embattled profession

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