Sunday, November 27, 2022

Conversation with Franklin (MA) School Superintendent Lucas Giguere - 11/17/22 (audio)

FM #886 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 886 in the series. 

This session of the radio show shares my first recorded conversation with Franklin School Superintendent Lucas Giguere. We had our conversation in person at a Central Office conference room in the Municipal Building on Thursday, November 17, 2022. 

At a high level our topics were

  • 5 months in, how are you doing?

  • Student behavior, reaching out to parents & community for help

  • Vaping, substance use

  • Social media and critical conversations

  • Diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) deep dive and overall program

  • Redistricting approach and process has started

The recording runs about 39 minutes  Audio file ->


Superintendent’s page -> 

Superintendent’s letter to parents & community -> 

Critical conversations videos ->

DEI page (with link to plans, etc.) -> 

Redistricting page ->


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The music for the intro and exit was provided by Michael Clark and the group "East of Shirley". The piece is titled "Ernesto, manana"  c. Michael Clark & Tintype Tunes, 2008 and used with their permission.

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