Does Minnesota need changes in its education system? Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius wants Minnesota to get a waiver from the No Child Left Behind testing program, seek federal money from the Race to the Top initiative and improve and rate the preschool programs in Minnesota. What are the most important things to improve or change in Minnesota's schools?11:00 a.m.
Brenda Cassellius: Minnesota Education Commissioner. 20 years experience as classroom teacher, administrator and superintendent in Minnesota and Tennessee.
Who's to blame for the financial crisis? Journalist and author Bethany McLean speaks at the Chautauqua Institution about her latest book, "All the Devils Are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis." Co-written by Joe Nocera, the book attempts to show how many factors and parties were responsible for the Great Recession of the last decade, and how ultimately, almost everyone bears some responsibility.12:00 p.m.