Larry knows that education is not only the ticket to a successful future but — as Jefferson believed — the only true way to preserve our democracy. A great public education is a critical first step to a successful career in our modern economy. More and more, a college degree is also required. That’s why Larry is dedicated to providing a world-class education to our K-12 children, but also to finding ways to expand the opportunity for a college education to as many Texans as possible.
This idea, however, is not limited to Bachelor’s, Master’s and Ph.D degree programs, but will also include a re-emphasis on career and technical training which teaches valuable skills, creating promising job opportunities.