Teachers' Day: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

For many educators, Teacher's Day comes with apples, thank-you cards, and other tokens of gratitude from parents and students. But in Detroit, teachers are spending this day demanding their paychecks. Most of Detroit's public schools remain closed on 

In 1944 Mattye Whyte Woodbridge, an Arkansas teacher began a campaign to establish a national day that would honor teachers. After writing letters to politicians, education leaders and even First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, Woodbridge was victorious, as Mrs.

As Americans mark Teachers' Day on Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced that 30,000 "excellent" new science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers have been trained, but their peers in the field worry that without major systemic 

North Carolina Association of Educators President Rodney Ellis, Democratic legislators and others plan to talk about it during a news conference Tuesday. The day is observed by the National Education Association and National PTA as National Teacher Day.

Teachers, professors and mentors: It's time to celebrate you. Right between Easter and Mother's Day, there is a holiday that we are all about observing: National Teacher's Day! Although your educators should be honored every day, May 3 is the day to

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Bayern Munich v Atlético Madrid: Champions League semi-final – as it happened

Benatia joined Bayern Munich from the Italian side in 2014 but has found first-team football hard to come by, making just 27 Bundesliga appearances in that time. The arrival of Mats Hummels from Borussia Dortmund in the summer is only going to compound 

However, Spanish outlet Fichajes claim Bayern Munich are ready to meet the 26-year-old's £31.3million release clause when Carlo Ancelotti replaces Pep Guardiola as Bayern boss at the end of the season.

A glorious morning in Munich and Javi Martinez, Bayern's elegant defender, is in the mood to divulge some secrets. First thing on the agenda is which Premier League club carries his affinity. 'I'm a Leicester fan,' he proclaims. 'What Leicester and

Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich lose their third consecutive Champions League semi-final against Spanish opposition. He'll leave the club without having won the trophy, which has to be considered a failure. Xabi Alonso opened the scoring for Bayern with

Plenty of options on the Bayern bench, but no sign of any changes as yet. What has Pep got up his sleeve? 64'. Muller looks for Lewandowski with the knock-down, and Godin hooks it away for a corner, which Godin clears again. He's been excellent again.

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Sports Authority holds out hope for last-minute sale to stave off liquidation

CHULA VISTA, Calif. – Sporting goods company Sports Authority is in trouble, and all of its San Diego County stores could soon close. The closures could severely affect Chula Vista, where sports are a large part of the residential areas. "Every weekend

The future of the Twin Cities Sports Authority stores is now up in the air after the company announced plans to abandon an effort to reorganize under Chapter 11 bankruptcy and sell off its assets instead. “It has become apparent that the debtors will

No lead bidder has stepped forward to rescue Sports Authority from bankruptcy, but the distressed athletic-gear retailer expects “substantial parties” to make offers for all “or at least major portions” of its operations, company lawyer Robert Klyman

No lead bidder has stepped forward to rescue Sports Authority from bankruptcy, but the distressed athletic-gear retailer expects “substantial parties” to make offers for all “or at least major portions” of its operations, company lawyer Robert Klyman

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The Best Bit Of Battleborn So Far Can Only Be Played Once

On Monday of last week, we were invited to a review event for Battleborn that would take place in Novato, California, north of San Francisco. The event was to take place all day on Friday, April 29. Given the late notice for the event and its location

The battle that's long been brewing at Gearbox Software is finally ready for release, but we won't be able to issue a verdict for another few days. Though the Borderlands creator's latest project Battleborn officially launches tomorrow, its multiplayer

Making a return from Borderlands 2, SHiFT is back and bringing rewards to the world of Battleborn. Regularly, the guys at Gearbox send out SHiFT codes through Twitter or e-mail, and we're going to keep you updated on the latest releases. In the past

Battleborn's prologue mission begins with a gorgeous animated sequence, followed by an excellent single-player story mission. Then it goes away. I'm currently working my way up the Battleborn ladder, completing story missions, unlocking characters and 

Making a return from Borderlands 2, SHiFT is back and bringing rewards to the world of Battleborn. Regularly, the guys at Gearbox send out SHiFT codes through Twitter or e-mail, and we're going to keep you updated on the latest releases. In the past

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'Hamilton' Makes History With 16 Tony Nominations

The musical Hamilton earned a record 16 nominations for the 70th Annual Antoinette Perry Awards, topping an historic Broadway season that told a diverse array of stories about women and minorities. Hamilton's total topped previous record-holders The 

On Tuesday, the hip-hop musical about America's first Treasury secretary added another mark of distinction: It was nominated for 16 Tony Awards, more than any other show in Broadway history. Tony nominators deemed the show prize-worthy in every 

The 2016 Tony Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning, and beyond the record 16 nominations for "Hamilton," there were strong showings for "Shuffle Along," "She Loves Me," "Eclipsed," "The Humans" and "Bright Star." Here is the complete 

Danai Gurira, 38, best known for her role as Michonne on The Walking Dead, is nominated for her moving new play Eclipsed; French novelist and playwright Florian Zeller, 36, is a first-time Broadway writer with The Father, starring Frank Langella (also

UPDATE, Writethru with more info, complete list of nominees: History filtered through the prisms of race and sex will dominate the race to the June 12 Tony Awards, as nominees for Broadway's top prizes were announced this morning. Leading the pack are 

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