Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Top LYS Tweets From the Week of May 17, 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 May 17, 2015.

1. Congratulations to LYSer, Edna Kennedy! She is the new Superintendent in Burton ISD!! Who will be next? (By @LYSNation)

2. Improvement is a never-ending battle. (By @blitzkrieg607)

3. Either you run the day, or the day runs you. (By @CoachCollinsJMM)

4. New research calls into question the widespread practice of retaining students in 3rd grade based on reading skill. (By @EdWeekTeacher)

5. “One of the greatest obstacles to escaping poverty is the staggering cost of higher education.” (By @DrRichAllen)

6. Whoever is doing the most work is doing the most learning. (By @eduleadership)

7. "No practical economic difference exists between a tax credit voucher and a direct subsidy to private schools." (By @RYHTexas)

8. "Do not be afraid" is most used commandment in Bible, yet politics preys on fear. Real leaders inspire, not incite. (By @RatliffT)

9. I'm all for lower taxes, but at some point we have to pay for what we expect to get from the government. Lower state taxes equal higher local taxes. (By @woscholar)

10. There is ZERO difference between a "tuition tax credit" and a "voucher." Both do the same thing. (By @pastors4txkids)

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