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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.

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Trips by*

Linda Valter


Total cost of 6 trips: $15,575.44


Trips traveled under the office of Mary Bono

Destination: SOUTH KOREA
Sponsor: Asan Foundation
Purpose: EXCHANGE BETWEEN CONGRESSIONAL STAFF KOREAN BUSINESS & GOV'T OFFICIALS
Date: Apr 8, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $5,148.28
source

Destination: WASHINGTON TO CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: MidAmerican Energy Co
Purpose: STUDY GEOTHERMAL POWER FACILITIES
Date: Jan 20, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $1,989.25
source

Destination: BOSTON
Sponsor: LEMC CORPORATION
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS/ISSUES
Date: Feb 5, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $941.70
source

Destination: PALM SPRINGS, CA
Sponsor: MidAmerican Energy Co
Purpose: LEARN ABOUT GEOTHERMAL ENERGY
Date: Feb 21, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,589.81
source

Destination: PALM SPRINGS - LOS ANGELES
Sponsor: Viacom Inc
Purpose: IMPACTS ON MOVIE/TV INDUTRY
Date: Feb 24, 2005
Expense: $806.40
source

Destination: TAIPEI, TAIWAN, ROC
Sponsor: Chinese International Economic Cooperation Association
Purpose: FACT FINDING AND EDUCATION VISIT
Date: Jul 3, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $5,100.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Linda Valter.


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.