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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*

Alexandra Teitz


Total cost of 5 trips: $5,122.24


Trips traveled under the office of Henry Waxman

Destination: BOSTON, MA
Sponsor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Purpose: ATTEND SEMINAR FOR CONGRESSIONAL STAFF ON ENERGY ISSUES AT MIT
Date: Apr 3, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $941.60
source

Destination: AIRLIE CENTER, VA
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: ATTEND COURSE FOR CONGRESSIONAL STAFF ON "ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE"
Date: Apr 12, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $500.00
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA TO DENVER, CO
Sponsor: NATURAL RESOURCES LAW CENTER, UNIV. OF CO SCHOOL OF LAW
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL FIELD TOUR ON WESTERN ENERGY ISSUES
Date: Aug 3, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $850.64
source

Destination: AIRLIE CENTER, WARRENTON; VA
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: ATTEND COURSE FOR CONGRESSIONAL STAFF ON: "ENVIRONMENTAL CHARGE: THE SCIENCE AND HUMAN HEALTH IMPACTS."
Date: Mar 27, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $535.00
source

Destination: SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA
Sponsor: ORGANIZATION FOR TROPICAL STUDIES AND U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
Purpose: ATTEND COURCE ON "CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN TROPICAL COUNTRIES: INSIGHTS AND IMPLICATIONS"
Date: May 29, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $2,295.00
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* - Trips by all travelers named Alexandra Teitz.


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.