Saturday, August 26, 2017

"civics education is a rather limited offering for students"

From the Milford Daily News, articles of interest for Franklin:

"According to Michael Walsh, a history, government and politics teacher at Franklin High School, students often struggle with answering sample questions from the U.S. citizenship test. 
A general understanding of the material only goes so far. 
“They may know there are three branches (of government) but do they know they’re supposed to be equal branches?” Walsh asked in a recent interview."

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The full text of the US Constitution can be found online

The charter is the document that determines how Franklin governs itself

Franklin Municipal Building
Franklin Municipal Building

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