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 May 31, 2015.

1. Congratulations to LYSer, Kari Eggleston! She is the new principal at Washington Elementary School!! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

2. Congratulations to LYSer, Tom Giles! He is the new principal at Marcy Elementary School!! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

3. “Kids today don’t know how easy they have it.  When I was young, I had to walk 9 feet through shag carpet to change the channel.” (By @DrRichAllen)

4. (Adopted Texas) Budget leaves 31% of school districts with less funding per pupil than what they had prior to the 2011 budget cuts even though money is available.  (By @DonnaHowardTx)

5. The biggest irony is that the people criticizing teachers the most, lack all the qualities needed to be a teacher. (By @NicholasFerroni)

6. 75% of teens have access to a Smartphone – how do we teach them to use them for learning? (By @DSteward89)

7. Superintendents all over Texas give dedicated leadership to our children. They should be heeded by legislators instead of ignored. (By @pastors4txkids)

8. “Many politicians make up for their lack of education with a keenly developed sense of moral bankruptcy.” (By @DrRichAllen)

9. We pray for the day when we care as much about putting a book in the hands of our citizens as we do a gun. (By @pastors4txkids)

10. Make plans to attend the FREE post-conference session on Friday afternoon. PowerWalks Observer Training with ‪@LYSNation is one you don’t want to miss! (By @TASSP1)

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