With technology constantly progressing, the need for skilled workers is essential. Future jobs are going to require greater skill, and it is imperative that we give our children the best opportunity to succeed after high school. That’s why I SUPPORT KANSAS CAN EDUCATION REDESIGN. It centers on the student rather than the system, and involves more partnership with the student’s family, community, and local colleges. While the student is in K-12, the program focuses on the individual plan of study specific to each student, with the goal to send students to a postsecondary school. With around 48,000 jobs not filled in Kansas it is important that we have students pursue postsecondary education, whether it be a technical school or a four-year school; they are both important to filling the needs of employers.