Overcoming Education Hurdles with Bob Luddy

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Wednesday, November 29

In this episode, Alfredo & Elaine talk with Bob Luddy. Bob is a strong advocate of excellent education, Bob establishes schools that help youth develop good character and reasoning skills. In 1998, Bob established Franklin Academy, a public charter school in Wake Forest and what is now one of the largest and most successful charter schools in North Carolina. In 2001, Bob founded St. Thomas More Academy, a classical, college preparatory high school in Raleigh. In 2007, Bob opened Thales Academy, a network of private schools offering a high-quality Pre-K-12 education at an affordable tuition rate. The Luddy schools are quickly growing, with over 6,000 students enrolled throughout North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Main Street Matters is part of the Salem Podcast Network - new episodes debut every Wednesday & Friday. For more visit JobCreatorsNetwork.com