As a retired teacher with five children, Kent understands the value that education plays in shaping the futures of America’s youth. Having taught thousands of students, Kent has seen firsthand what it possible when the leaders of tomorrow receive a quality education. He believes that every child, regardless of race, gender, location, or socioeconomic status, deserves a level playing field when it comes to their education, and vows to fight for increased spending for high-quality public education, accessible by all who wish to seek it.