Commissioner of education will be in Elk River Jan. 18

Brenda Cassellius

Dr. Brenda Cassellius, Minnesota’s Commissioner of Education, will visit the Elk River Area School District on Wednesday, Jan. 18.
Cassellius will engage in a discussion, free and open to the public, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at the Handke Center, 1170 Main St.,  Elk River. Superintendent Mark Bezek invited Cassellius to the district, the state’s eighth largest, to be briefed on local, educational and financial issues. Cassellius, who has been in office slightly more than a year, will share her plans and news regarding K-12 education in Minnesota.
The discussion is hosted by the ISD 728 Legislative Action Team. For additional information, call 763-241-3400, ext: 5501.