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Franklin's Focus on 5 Areas of Educational Excellence

  1. Dropout Prevention
  2. Increasing Graduation Rates
  3. Narrowing the Achievement Gap
  4. Creating Safe Schools
  5. Improving School Leadership and
    School Culture

Franklin's Thoughts

Results of Workshop for Southern Regional Education Board

I delivered a new workshop based on my new book,Who Will Teach The Children? Recruiting, Retaining and Refreshing Highly Effective... 

July 17, 2019 | Read more »

Switzerland joins the list of countries looking for teachers

According to the 2018 Swiss Education Report, Switzerland joins the list of growing numbers of industrialized nations looking for teachers.... 

July 16, 2019 | Read more »

Understanding the Causes of Teenage Suicide

My article, Understanding the Causes of Teenage Suicide has been published by the Learning Counsel. Suicide is now the second leading... 

July 8, 2019 | Read more »

Incarceration costs vs. K-12 school costs

Incarceration costs equal $292,000 per prisoner and K-12 school costs equal $159,848. That makes K-12 schooling $132,296 cheaper. Other... 

June 26, 2019 | Read more »

Preventing School Dropouts

An article I have written lists my 12 favorite books on preventing school dropouts. https://upjourney.com/best-books-on-dropout-prevention  Read More →

June 24, 2019 | Read more »