Monday, May 4, 2015

Top LYS Tweets From the Week of April 26, 2015

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 April 26, 2015.

1. Congratulations to LYSer, Dale Mitchell! He is the new principal at Waltrip High School!! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

2. How long will we let our duly elected leaders attack Texas public school teachers as "Godless" without calling out this lie? (By @pastors4txkids)

3. Senate Bill 4 (SB4) gives private schools getting public funds permission to discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, and special needs. (By @pastors4txkids)

4. We wonder which private schools will get most SB4 tax credit vouchers? Catholic? Baptist? Mormon? Muslim? Wiccan? Talk about competition! (By @pastors4txkids)

5. Senate votes (SB4) to allow private schools getting taxpayer subsidized tuition to use Common Core standards. (By RatliffT)

6. The Texas Senate has just confirmed that vouchers are not held to same accountability as public education money. (By @pastors4txkids)

7. It’s one thing to pose rigorous questions. It’s a whole different thing to make sure kids can answer them. (By @JohnWink90)

8. So Conservatives are okay with using public dollars to support private schools that can use Common Core Standards? Just another day in the Texas Senate. (By @woscholar)

9. "Tuition tax scholarship?" A fancy name for a tax loophole allowing taxes owed the state for Texas public schools to be given to private schools. (By @pastors4txkids)

10. The Texas Senate guards public education like the wolf guards the hen house. (By @pastors4txkids)

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