Education: Rebuilding The Ladder Of Opportunity For All Our Kids - Warnock for Georgia


Education: Rebuilding The Ladder Of Opportunity For All Our Kids

Reverend Warnock went to Morehouse College on what he calls a “full faith” scholarship – not knowing how he would pay for school, but believing that grit and determination could help him follow his dreams. With the help of a Pell Grant and low-interest student loans, he became the first person to graduate from college in his immediate family, and he knows from experience that education can be a ladder of upward mobility. But Reverend Warnock also understands that grit and determination alone aren’t enough, and that today, things are harder than ever for kids like him trying to climb upward.

Reverend Warnock believes that your access to a good K-12 education shouldn’t depend on your zip code and that the cost of higher education should never be an obstacle to opportunity. He supports robust Pre-K and nutritional programs that will ensure every child gets a fair start and investing in teachers and schools so that they have the resources they need. Reverend Warnock is fighting for student loan forgiveness, which will allow our students to buy their first home, start a small business, and achieve their American dream — regardless of whether they went to a two-year college, a four-year college, or trade school.

Reverend Warnock also understands that college isn’t for everyone, and is a strong believer in offering more opportunities like vocational training, trade schools, and apprenticeship programs that will get young people ready for a changing economy.

In the Senate, Reverend Warnock has fought for Georgians by