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

Auburn University’s Hero Award

Franklin Schargel has been nominated to receive a Hero Award in the following category: Community or Global Leader (Individual): The... 

February 11, 2016 | Read more »

Parents Behind Bars: What Happens To Their Children?”

According to a report from Child Trends: “Parents Behind Bars: What Happens to Their Children?” (October, 2015 by David Murphey... 

February 11, 2016 | Read more »

Using Social Media as a Weapon

Federal authorities and parents are scrutinizing a popular teen messaging app following the murder of a Virginia teen that may have... 

February 9, 2016 | Read more »

One in Four Kindergarteners Are Not Fully Ready to Learn

This study just out: One in four kindergarteners come from low-income families and enter school not fully ready to learn, a report... 

February 4, 2016 | Read more »

Sex Education in Schools

Teaching about sex in schools is often a taboo subject.  Accurate and specific sex education classes can reduce pregnancy teen pregnancy,... 

February 1, 2016 | Read more »