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 July 6, 2014.

1. Congratulations to LYSer, Monte Pritchett! He is the new principal at Crawford HS!! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

2. Congratulations to LYSer, Justin Marchel! He is the new Principal at Kennedale High School!! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

3. An informed citizenry is the bulwark of a democracy – Thomas Jefferson.  It’s in everyone’s interest to support public schools! (By @MarkWilsonGA

4. Continuous effort — not strength or intelligence — is the key to unlocking our potential. (By @CoachKWisdom)

5. Top two things most people complain about: 1. The way things are. 2. Change. (By @HoustonSuper)

6. Writing is thinking. (By @clarkhav)

7. Do mostly short walkthroughs. The longer you are in the room, the more you are observing the effect of you in the room. (By @ThirdEd)

8. Teaching can be a lot like fishing. When the kids aren’t biting, change your fly and keep casting. (By @LYSNation)

9. Give ’em a freakin’ pencil!  Don’t fight that stupid battle! (By @GasserSusie)

10. Just notified that The Fundamental 5 (Cain & Laird) has just passed 61,000 copies sold! Thanks LYS Nation!! (By @LYSNation)

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: Kentucky Association of School Administrators Leadership Institute; The Fundamental 5 National Summit (Keynote Presentation) 
  • Follow Sean Cain and LYS on www.Twitter.com/LYSNation  and like Lead Your School on Facebook