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

Top Selling Books

Creating Safe Schools: A Guide for School Leaders, Teachers, Counselors, and Parents

Students, parents, and school staff deserve a safe learning environment. Yet recent... 

Dropout Prevention Fieldbook

A book of action – tools, tips, worksheets, and checklists. There are 71 best... 

Schools Where Teachers Lead

Develop shared leadership and teacher leadership in your school with the real-world,... 

162 Keys to School Success: Be the Best, Hire the Best, Train, Inspire and Retain the Best

Find out how to keep your best teachers on staff, and make sure your new teachers... 

Franklin's Thoughts

Connecticut Educational Funding System Declared Unconstitutional

A Judge in Connecticut has declared the way that the State of Connecticut funds it it schools is irrational and unconstitutional. The... 

September 20, 2016 | Read more »

What’s the Right Age for a Child to Get a Smartphone?

The New York Times published an article, written by Brian X. Chen on JULy 20th, 2016 asking this question. I suggest that you give... 

September 15, 2016 | Read more »

“Fixing” Broken Schools

Doctors are aware that their first responsibility is “to do no harm”. In other words, they should help their patients.... 

September 13, 2016 | Read more »

National Suicide Prevention Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suicide is the third... 

September 9, 2016 | Read more »

The World Lost a Giant

On August 31, 2016 Dr. Myron Tribus died. Myron was a mentor, a guru on Quality Education and a friend. RIP my friend. You can learn... 

September 2, 2016 | Read more »