Archives: Dr. Terry Stoops

  • Carolina Journal Radio No. 849: Reform needed for broken N.C. school financing model

    North Carolina’s system for funding public schools is broken. A more student-centered approach to funding could fix the problem. Terry Stoops, John Locke Foundation vice president for research and resident scholar, discusses recommendations from a new report that recommends a major overhaul of N.C. public education financing. When most of…

  • JLF’s Terry Stoops analyzes N.C. school financing reform

    Dr. Terry Stoops, John Locke Foundation vice president for research and director of education studies, discusses proposals to reform North Carolina’s school financing model. Stoops offered these comments during an interview with Donna Martinez for Carolina Journal Radio.

  • Back-to-school fake news 

    During the first few weeks of every new school year, the mainstream media and public–school advocacy organizations proclaim North Carolina has a severe teacher shortage. Throughout August, they raise alarms about the thousands of administrative, teaching, and staff vacancies listed on the N. C. Schools…

  • JLF’s Terry Stoops discusses a plan to reform N.C. school funding

    Dr. Terry Stoops, John Locke Foundation vice president for research and director of education studies, discusses his new research proposing a major change in North Carolina’s school funding model. Stoops offered these comments during the Aug. 13, 2019, edition of Spectrum News’ “Capital Tonight.”…