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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*

Alex Vogel


Total cost of 6 trips: $6,707.77


Trips traveled under the office of Bill Frist

Destination: WHITE SULFER SPRINGS, WV
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL PLANNING CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 8, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $547.00
source

Destination: LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: Walt Disney Co
Purpose: STUDY TRIP
Date: Apr 21, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,447.00
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA AND SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: STUDY TRIP
Date: Apr 23, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,636.00
source

Destination: THE HOMESTEAD, VIRGINIA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: BICAMERAL CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $969.33
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: STUDY TRIP TO CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW
Date: Jan 8, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,940.44
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: STUDY TRIP TO CONGRESSIONAL RETREAT
Date: Jan 29, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $168.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Alex Vogel.


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

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