Bob Luebke

Bob Luebke is Director of Policy at the Civitas Institute, a conservative state-based think tank in based in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Perspective | Coronavirus and public schools: A way forward

Last week, Gov. Roy Cooper extended the closure of all public schools in North Carolina through May 15 via executive order. Among other...


Perspective | Is it time to hit reset on public education in North Carolina?

Opponents of school choice can be an angry lot. Their list of grievances is long; they contend school choice siphons...


Calling for more minority teachers does little to address bigger problems

Blacks comprise 25 percent of public school enrollment; only 14 percent of public school teachers are black Reasons for the...


ESAs empower parents and give hope to students

Recent statements by Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) officials about changing several low-performing traditional schools to year-round schools, and...


WCPSS teacher pay proposal offers no real solutions

This article was originally published at the Civitas Institute on October 14, 2015. It is reprinted with the author’s permission. In June,...


Common Core State Standards: Many changes needed, include teacher voices

Part I: Public School Forum declares book closed on Common Core, whistles past many shortcomings In his article “Maintaining rigor...