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

Featured Books

Dropout Prevention Fieldbook

A book of action – tools, tips, worksheets, and checklists.... 

Schools Where Teachers Lead

Develop shared leadership and teacher leadership in your school... 

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... 

Franklin's Thoughts

5 Myths About Teenage Sex

Source:  Child Trends March 26, 2015 Few topics are so heavily shrouded in mystery and myth as those involving sex and sexuality.... 

March 29, 2015 | Read more »

Quote of the Day

“Statistics are to testing what a lamppost is to a drunk.  Both provide support but not necessarily illumination.” With... 

March 26, 2015 | Read more »

Presentation at the University of New Mexico’s College of Education

Franklin recently delivered a presentation at the University of New Mexico’s College of Education, Department of Teacher Education,... 

March 25, 2015 | Read more »

Center for Aggressive Management

I met John Byrnes, the founder and CEO of the Center for Aggressive Management at the International Bullying Conference where I keynoted. ... 

March 23, 2015 | Read more »

Pearson Hijacking Student’s & Parents’ Information

Publishing giant Pearson Education has been monitoring social media to identify students who might be leaking information about certain... 

March 19, 2015 | Read more »