Global Conference 2017
Part 1: A Conversation with Betsy DeVos, Secretary, U.S. Department of Education | Part 2: U.S. Education Policy Discussion
Monday, May 1, 2017 / 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Despite highly visible and well-funded efforts to improve public education in the United States, significant challenges remain. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks one-on-one with Lowell Milken about her priorities in the new administration.
- What have we learned from the federal government's role in education?
- Should accountability, innovation and choice in public schools be mandated at the federal level?
- Can educators and elected officials cross the political divide to develop bipartisan strategies to improve education?
Founder, National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET); Chairman and Co-Founder, Milken Family Foundation