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 October 26, 2014.

1. Why don’t political candidates talk about increasing funding for schools? (By @herbertoneiljr)

2. In the absence of collective prioritizing, individual teachers prioritize. (By @AmyCarlsonGage)

3. “When everything is important, nothing is important.” (By @TPNorton2)

4. If you are suspending kids who are not an immediate threat to safety, you have missed the boat as a principal. (By @txschoolsupe)

5. Amazing PowerWalks with Sherilynn Cotten (LYS Coach). Now researching to make instructional adjustments. That’s how powerful the Fundamental 5 are! (By @vhsaldana)

6. Clear learning targets lead to shared responsibility. (By @conniehamilton)

7. That’s why Lesson Framing is so important. Sets the purpose and the assessment for the lesson. (By @vhsaldana)

8. If we truly value teacher professional learning and collaboration, we must find ways to provide job-embedded learning. (By @woody_cindy)

9. Giving kids “free time” is conducting educational malpractice. (By @vhsaldana)

10. Be sure to praise students for effort! (By @pwester74)

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