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Written by C. Lofton   
Thursday, 22 July 2010 10:54


The educational philosophy of Franklin Academy includes, but is not necessarily limited to the following components:

  1. A strong commitment to spiritual values and the role of Christianity in the total education of a student.
  2. A strong commitment to patriotism as prescribed by FA.
  3. A strong commitment to traditional education which includes
    1. A curriculum geared exclusively to learning responses including the use of standardized norms for measuring aptitude and achievement;
    2. The use of texts and supplemental teaching materials geared to the learning responses and cultural identity of all children;
    3. A disciplined environment under adult supervision;
    4. Emphasis on trained intellect, i.e., the ability to interpret and comprehend;
    5. Student mastery of subject matter organized in a fixed curriculum.
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