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 June 1, 2014.

1. Congratulations to LYSer, Mary Paul! She is the new Principal at Marfa High School, in Marfa ISD! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

2. Sometimes things you do will be challenging and unpopular, but if the goal is improvement it is worth it. (By @ONeilCHSprincip)

3. We must stop doing things that don’t matter and use the time to plan for what does. (By @CabidaCain)

4. Change at scale requires a plan, on-going training, and significant coaching and feedback. (By @LYSNation)

5. The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them. (By @CoachKWisdom)

6. In the U.S. military, every time you get a promotion in rank, you’re then presented with a list of jobs you no longer do. (By @MalachiPancoast)

7. Weekend Quote:  “A teacher who commits a mistake and doesn’t correct it – is simply committing another mistake.” (By @DrRichAllen)

8. What we are witnessing is not a failure of Texas public schools.  Rather, we are witnessing the failure of Texas public school policy. (By @txschoolsupe)

9. Thank you to all teachers: educating is an important mission, which draws young people to what is good, beautiful and true. (By @Pontifex)

10. We will read Fundamental 5 and I will tweet about it. (By @TammyTedwards)

Think. Work. Achieve. Your turn…

  • Call Jo at (832) 477-LEAD to order your campus set of “The Fundamental 5: The Formula for Quality Instruction.” Individual copies available on Amazon.com!  http://tinyurl.com/Fundamental5 
  • Call Jo at (832) 477-LEAD to order your campus set of “Look at Me: A Cautionary School Leadership Tale” Individual copies available on Amazon.com!  http://tinyurl.com/lookatmebook 
  • Now at the Apple App Store: Fun 5 Plans (Fundamental 5 Lesson Plan Tool); PW Lite (Basic PowerWalks Tool); PW Pro (Mid-level PowerWalks Tool) 
  • Upcoming Presentations: TASSP Summer Conference (Multiple Presentations); Texas ASCD Summer Conference; ESC 14 Sumer Conference (Keynote Presentation); ESC 11 Summer Conference (Keynote Presentation); NEASP National Conference; The Fundamental 5 National Summit (Keynote Presentation) 
  • Follow Sean Cain and LYS on www.Twitter.com/LYSNation  and like Lead Your School on Facebook