Terry Stoops

Director of the Center for Effective Education | John Locke Foundation

Posts by Terry Stoops (page 4)

  • NC Universities Employ Dozens of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Staff

    “Diversity University: DEI Bloat in the Academy” is a new report by Heritage Foundation research fellow Jay Greene and University of Arkansas doctoral student James Paul that examines the number of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) staff employed by 65 Power Five universities. While North…
    Terry Stoops, July 27, 2021
  • Critical Race Theory in North Carolina Schools

    This is a fascinating Facebook post for two reasons.  First, it is a good example of the way that teachers obtain instructional materials. There is no stockpile of common, standards-aligned resources for teachers to access. Instead, many search the internet for materials, activities, and assessments that they find appealing. While…
    Terry Stoops, July 27, 2021
  • Parents: The NCAE Doesn’t Care What You Think About Masks

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools teacher and member of the NCAE Board of Directors Justin Parmenter doesn’t believe that parents should be asked about mask/face covering policy.
    Terry Stoops, July 23, 2021
  • NCAE Instructs Members to Avoid Stores Operated by Variety Wholesalers

    Art Pope is CEO of Variety Wholesalers, Inc., a company that operates retail stores throughout the Southeast. Mr. Pope is also a philanthropist, former state lawmaker, former budget director under Gov. Pat McCrory, and donor to local, state, and national Republican candidates.  Apparently, his political activity does not sit well…
    Terry Stoops, July 21, 2021
  • NCAE Internal Documents: Member Recruitment Tactics

    How does the North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE) plan to grow its membership? Tactics include Red 4 Ed photos and donut delivery, parking lot posses, “Snack Strategy,” and accosting teachers in the staff lounge.
    Terry Stoops, July 21, 2021
  • NCAE Internal Documents: Summer Leaders 2021 Agenda

    What will the North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE) discuss at their Summer Leaders event this week?  The agenda is below.  Unfortunately, there were no documents related to the session on “Race, class, gender, power, and our schools.”…
    Terry Stoops, July 21, 2021
  • NCAE Internal Documents: Membership Dues

    The cost of North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE) membership varies by agency, school, and school district.  Here are a few examples:…
    Terry Stoops, July 20, 2021