The greatest challenge is maintaining a handle on the cost of government while still providing for our kids and their future.
During the time that Lance Pruitt has been in office, education spending has increased every year. As a matter of fact, it is the only state department that has not seen a decrease in its budget.
- Lance will continue to push for innovative options for educating our children.
- Increased use of technology for both teachers and students has been a priority of Lance’s including using capital funds to provide those resources for our local schools.
- Fought to eliminate the High School Qualifying Exam as it was not serving the purpose for which it was originally intended.
- Lance has been a continual supporter of the increased effort to provide additional career and technical education opportunities.