The Ongoing Conversation of the LYS Nation

Thursday, April 24, 2014 Addressing Stress When I visit a new campus I am invariably told by multiple sources that, “The teachers are really stressed,”or “We are really concerned about the amount of stress that teachers are under.”To which I always ask, “What exactly is the source of a...

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 A Reader Shares... The Fundamental 5 in an Elective Class - Part 1 In response to the 1/28/2014 post, “The Fundamental 5 in an Elective Class,” a LYS Fine Arts Supervisor shares:SC,I had to print this one! I am going to give copies our district's Fine Arts teachers the next time I get to meet with them.SC Resp...

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 An Attempt at Meaningful Dialogue, Round 1 - Part 1 In response to the 1/15/14 post, “An Attempt at Meaningful Dialogue – Round 1,” the LYS Nation writes:SC,This is an excellent example of an informed superintendent! I appreciate leaders like this! Actually, I learned a lot from this letter. T...

Monday, April 21, 2014 Top LYS Tweets From the Week of April 13, 2014 A number of you in the LYS Nation are now Twitter users.  If you haven’t done so yet, we want you to join us.  To let you see what you are missing, here are the Top 10 LYS Tweets from the week of April 13, 2014.1. The best part of education ...