If you are not following @LYSNation on Twitter, then you missed the Top 10 LYS Tweets from the week of April 17, 2016 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. You create an environment where everyone has a voice by allowing writing and frequent small group purposeful talk. This is major issue with ESL students. (By @iPrincipalJJ)

2. All the data in the world is useless…if you do nothing with it. (By @ShawnaFord1)

3. “Encouraging creativity and critical thinking helps us prepare our students for an uncertain future.” (By @myrondueck)

4. Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don’t want to. (By @richardbranson)

5. Study shows 90% of employees rank themselves in the top 10% of performers. How? Because we tend to rank our intentions versus the actions of others. (By @JasonJj7)

6. The leader who refuses to make hard decisions will eventually forfeit their right to make decisions at all! (By @LeadershipCures)

7. “Too often we wrongly think that most kids cannot think really hard.” (By @grantwiggins)

8. Thinking… People will always say that “innovation” is not in the curriculum. Funny thing is that neither are worksheets. (By @gcouros)

9. Our goal is not to win. It’s to play together and play hard. Then, winning takes care of itself. – Mike Krzyzewski (By @CoachMotto)

10. You can either lower goals to match your effort or you can raise your effort to match your goals. (By @CoachKWisdom)

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