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 27, 2014.

1. If you grade in such a way that removes all hope, you’re doing it all wrong. (By @8Amber8)

2. A system prevents your team from being defeated by individual “best intentions.” (By @LYSNation)

3. Education is the best defense against organized ignorance. (By @DreweryEric)

4. Public education is the greatest tool we have to fight injustice, discrimination, & oppression-to create a better society. (By @DrMandyStewart)

5. If one supports equitable learning standards and equitable teacher quality, how does one fail to support equitable funding for schools? (By @johnkuhntx)

6. Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasm. (By @CoachKWisdom)

7. Formative assessment is the pathway to greatness.  It starts the feedback loop for teachers and students. (By @KDanielLSR7)

8. A teacher who doesn’t know me just shared how The Fundamental 5 has changed her campus and recommends that I read the book. I think I will. (By @LYSNation)

9. Emotional intelligence is more important than general intelligence, but hard work is more important than both! (By @tgrierhisd)

10. The Fundamental 5 (Cain & Laird) has just surpassed 62,000 copies sold! Thank you, 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: The Fundamental 5 National Summit (Keynote Presentation) 
  • Follow Sean Cain and LYS on www.Twitter.com/LYSNation  and like Lead Your School on Facebook