Dr. Terry Stoops

Dr. Terry Stoops

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Terry Stoops is the Director of Education Studies at the John Locke Foundation.

Before joining the Locke Foundation, he worked as the program assistant for the Child Welfare Education Programs at the University of Pittsburgh. After crossing the Mason-Dixon Line, he taught English at Spotsylvania High School and served as an adjunct instructor in professional communication at the University of Mary Washington. He was a research assistant in the Department of Leadership, Foundations, and Policy at the Curry School of Education, University of Virginia.

Stoops earned a bachelorís degree in speech communication from Clarion University and a masterís degree in Administrative and Policy Studies from the University of Pittsburgh, School of Education. He received a Ph.D. in Social Foundations of Education from the University of Virginia, Curry School of Education.

Recent Research

Education Update: Another charter school funding victory

Another charter school funding victory

Education Update: Conservatives should support achievement districts

Conservatives should support achievement districts

Education Update: Teacher pay rankings are out!

Teacher pay rankings are out!

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Recent Radio Interviews

Primary Defeats Surprise Incumbent N.C. Lawmakers

Large Families Fume Over Scrutiny of Tax Returns

What's Ahead for Mike and Mary Easley?

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Recent Research Newsletters

Do cultural, racial, or socioeconomic biases influence student discipline?

Charter schools are here to stay, so deal with it

Crime and dropouts up slightly, trends remain positive

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