- MPR political analysts on the Minnesota election results
How will the GOP's Tom Emmer, the IP's Tom Horner and the apparent DFL winner, Mark Dayton appeal to Minnesota voters in the race for Governor?11:00 a.m.
Todd Rapp: MPR's DFL political analyst
Maureen Shaver: MPR's Republican political analyst
Tim Penny: Independence Party candidate for Governor (2002). 1st District DFL Congressman (1983-1994). State Senator (DFL-Waseca)(1977-1982)
- What makes a great teacher?
Amid all the debate over how to improve education in America, there's one point on which most everyone can agree: We need good teachers. But what makes a great teacher? A group of education experts gathered at the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival to discuss that question.12:00 p.m.
Linda Darling-Hammond: Professor of education at Stanford University and former president of the American Educational Research Association. Darling-Hammond led President Barack Obama's education-policy transition team.
John Deasy: Deputy Director of Education at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Deasy will leave the foundation this fall to take a job as the deputy superintendent in the Los Angeles Unified School District, the second-largest school system in the country.
Kati Haycock: President of The Education Trust and former executive vice president of the Children's Defense Fund.
Peter Wescott: Middle school teacher in Aspen, Colorado.
Howard Gardner: Professor of cognition and education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Gardner is also a psychology professor at Harvard.
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