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

TEACH Students HOW to Learn 

This has been sent to me by a dear colleague, Marie Sobers. Marie is the George Mason University Supervisor, Division of Special Education... 

September 25, 2017 | Read more »

A Milestone Reached

This website went “live” on December 15,2007 – almost 10 years ago. Today it hit a milestone. As of this morning... 

September 18, 2017 | Read more »

Teaching Force is Still White and Female

According to a new report by the U.S. Department of Education, teachers tend to be white, female, and have nearly a decade and... 

August 28, 2017 | Read more »

President Trump is Proposing a 15% Cut in Career and Technical Funding

President Trump’s budget proposal of a 15% cut to Perkins Grants,¬†which are discretionary funds given to states for the purpose... 

August 24, 2017 | Read more »

Article on Increasing School Attendance Has Just Been Posted

I am honored to be a member of the Akribos Group. They have just posted my article on increasing School Attendance. You can find the... 

August 22, 2017 | Read more »