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

5 Things to Know About Youth Not Employed or in School Part III

From Child Trends:  5 Things to Know About Youth Not Employed or in School. Connecting” disconnected youth could result in significant... 

August 4, 2015 | Read more »

“Don’t Call Them Dropouts” Report

U.S. graduation rates reached a historic high of over 80 percent in 2012—an increase of about 8 percent over the past decade, says... 

July 30, 2015 | Read more »

Girls’ Education – The facts

Millions of females around the world are still being denied an education.  According to the Education for All Global Monitoring Report: PRIMARY... 

July 28, 2015 | Read more »

Feeding Our Poor Children

Educators are among the first to see children in need – in need of protection, in need of basic services like dental and medical... 

July 23, 2015 | Read more »

Unequitable Funding Makes For Poorer School Results

From Linda-Darling Hammond The promise of equal opportunity, most especially in education, is at the heart of the American dream: If... 

July 16, 2015 | Read more »