Friday, April 3, 2020

Editoral

NLA students feel excluded from FLC

French Version Spanish Version NLA senior Rosario Lemus sits excluded from the classroom discussion. In late November, Franklin Learning Center senior Rosario...

Los estudiantes de NLA merecen el mismo trato

English Version French Version Durante los últimos días del mes de Noviembre, un estudiante de Franklin Learning Center, Rosario Lemus (‘20),...

Les étudiants de NLA se sentent exclus de FLC

English Version Spanish Version Fin novembre, Rosario Lemus, responsable du Franklin Learning Center, a apporté une lettre aux enseignants et à...

FLC teachers are leaving. Can we keep them here?

1 in 7 FLC teachers leave the school each year· Tiffany Rodriguez / PHOTO ILLUSTRATION A previous version of this article attributed a quote to Christina Whitt, which...

Supervised Injection Sites: Will they be a safe-haven or a dwelling of hazards for...

CON Tumbling down a spiral of drug abuse, opioid users may find themselves at a dead end when it comes to recovery. With treatment and withdrawals disguised as obstacles...

Hell’s Kitchen: FLC cafeteria is full of health hazards

Like chunky milk, conditions in the cafeteria are hard to swallow. It is well known that the food served at Franklin Learning Center’s cafeteria is not enjoyed by everyone. According to the...

Education First, Safety Second: The Cost of Going to School at FLC

When we selected Franklin Learning Center to be our school for four years, we knew it was a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. We knew we could choose a major and work with...

Voting Matters to FLC

Even if you can't vote! By The Flash Editorial Board Imagine if the School District of Philadelphia made an announcement that Franklin Learning Center would be permanently closing at the end of this school year. All...

Can Education Solve Our Consent Problems?

“Speaking your truth is the most powerful tool we all have”  - Oprah Winfrey, Golden Globe Awards, 2018 Oprah Winfrey is one of many well known celebrities who have survived rape or sexual assault....

Editorial: Budget Cuts Bring FLC Down

by The Flash Editorial Board Imagine walking into a restroom stall to find the toilet covered by a trash bag. As you search for a new toilet, you step into a puddle of water originating...