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

Powerful Tools to Protect Our Children’s Online Safety

The following article was written by Amy Williams who is a free-lance journalist based in Southern California and mother of two. As... 

June 19, 2017 | Read more »

Why Are Schools Eliminating Art, Music and Physical Education

School budgets are shrinking as states are attempting to make up for tax losses. One of the first places school boards make cuts are... 

June 16, 2017 | Read more »

Teams and Their Value in Education

I have the distinct honor to me a member of the Akribos Group.  They have just published an article that I wrote for them entitled,... 

June 14, 2017 | Read more »

Oklahoma Teacher of the Year Quits, Moves to Texas

Shawn Shehan, Oklahoma’s Teacher of the Year announced that he and his wife and their newly born daughter were leaving Oklahoma... 

June 12, 2017 | Read more »

Growing Up DRUG FREE- A Parent’s Guide to Prevention.

From my friend, Stephen R. Sroka, Ph.D.,President, Health Education Consultants  Since the summer vacation offers more opportunities... 

June 9, 2017 | Read more »