Watch Milken Institute Global Conference's Part 1: A Conversation with Betsy DeVos, Secretary, U.S. Department of Education | Part 2: U.S. Education Policy Discussion on Livestream.com. Guest Betsy DeVos, Secretary, U.S. Department of Education Moderator Lowell Milken, Founder, National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET); Chairman and Co-Founder, Milken Family Foundation Speakers William Bennett, Former U.S. Secretary of Education; Member, Trump Leadership Council Steve Bullock, Governor, Montana Jeb Bush, President, Founder and Chairman, Foundation for Excellence in Education; 43rd Governor of Florida 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?