Top LYS Tweets From the Week of September 13, 2015

If you are not following @LYSNation on Twitter, then you missed the Top 10 LYS Tweets from the week of September 13, 2015 when they were first posted.  And if you are on Twitter, you might want to check out the Tweeters who made this week’s list.

1. As a principal it’s your job to protect your best people from silly rules written for the district’s worst people – fair is not equal. (By @tra_hall)

2. Public dollars should never be diverted to private schools. (By @pastors4txkids)

3. Don’t let your last big accomplishment be your last big accomplishment. (By @CoachKWisdom)

4. Your intellectualism isn’t the difference maker, it is your relationships with others upon which your leadership hinges. (By @TroyMooney)

5. The Principalship is 20% technical skills and 80% leadership skills. (By @LYSNation)

6. If you are not criticized, you may not be doing much. (By @CoachKWisdom)

7. Comfort can be an enemy of greatness. What discomfort are you leading to propel your school forward? (By @JimDetwiler1)

8. We can’t fix everything overnight, but we can fix things every year. Make a plan, work the plan, and stick with the plan. (By @CabidaCain)

9. The Texas Supreme Court once again deliberates the legality of our current school finance system. Every Texas teacher knows the answer: Inadequate. (By @pastors4txkids)

10. The Fundamental 5 (Cain & Laird) has now officially passed 74,000 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! 
  • Now at the Apple App Store: Fun 5 Timer (Fundamental 5 Delivery Tool); PowerWalks CLC (Networked Formative Observation Tool) 
  • Upcoming Presentations: Illinois ASCD Fall Conference (Multiple Presentations), Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association Fall AP Conference, The Fundamental 5 National Summit (Multiple Presentations); American Association of School Administrators Conference; National Association of Secondary School Principals Conference (Multiple Presentations) 
  • Follow Sean Cain and LYS on  and like Lead Your School on Facebook
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