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

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 »

The Number of Children with ADHD

According to the Centers for Disease Control, “approximately 11 percent of children in the United States between the ages of... 

August 21, 2017 | Read more »