Bob Spearman, champion of the right to a sound, basic education, dies

Editor's Note: Bob Spearman was a founder of the N.C. Center for Public Policy Research. He served on the Center's Board from its inception in 1977 through 1992, and as Chair from 1990-1992.

This article was originally published by our affiliated organization, EducationNC.

About the author

Alex Granados1

Alex Granados is a researcher and legislative reporter for EducationNC. He grew up in Raleigh where he attended Jeffreys Grove Elementary School, Leesville Road Middle School and Cardinal Gibbons Catholic High School. Alex graduated from the University of North Carolina …

Read full bio »