Several North Carolina school systems are shut down for the day, because of the number of teachers who have requested off to attend. So organizers of Wednesday's march encouraged teachers to use a provision in state law that allows them to take personal leave with at least five days' advance notice - as long as a substitute is available and the teacher pays a $50 "required substitute deduction".
Another Eastern Carolina school system said it will be closed this Wednesday for students because of that big teacher rally in Raleigh. On Wednesday May 16, 2018, Alexander County Schools will be closed for students with an optional workday for all staff. Educators say they want to have a voice, and that the march will demand better pay and working conditions, like a decrease in class sizes.
Husker hoops to play Seton Hall in Gavitt Games
The Illini are 1-1 in the Gavitt Tipoff Games, losing during the inaugural year at Providence and beating DePaul last season. Each BIG EAST team will participate a minimum of six times, while Big Ten programs will take part a minimum of four times.
"This decision has been made to demonstrate support for our teachers and ensure that student safety is never compromised".
Critics, including some Republican lawmakers, have accused teachers of engaging in something close to a one-day strike, which is illegal under state law.
He went on to say, "I know we've seen some raises over the last few years, but hopefully that money that's being sent back, it's not going to the administrative side of things, but actually getting into the teachers' hands or providing teachers' assistance, whatever they might need. The people who are writing Letters of Recommendation", he said.
I saw two women come out full of blood, hair singed, just glass stuck to the hair, glass stuck to their bodies". A fire that broke out in the building, which was under construction, was put out by crews, NBC reported.
They used a tough defense and some timely offense to walk away with the win and have now tied up this series at 1-1. Truth be told, the final 40 minutes from Vegas looked as though it was pulled right from the Nashville playbook.
Such willful ignorance led to the misbegotten Iraq War, and now could drag the United States into a war with Tehran. In exchange, the signatories of the deal agreed to lift sanctions that had crippled the Iranian economy for years.
News broke in 2015 that about $700 million allegedly stolen from 1MDB had made its way into Najib's personal bank accounts. US investigators say Najib's associates stole $4.5 billion from the fund, some of which landed in Najib's bank account.
The former UCLA standout did not mince words when giving his assessment, referring to Cleveland's defensive effort as "soft". In order to slow Horford, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is contemplating starting Tristan Thompson for Game 2 on Tuesday night.
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Typically, when the US punishes individuals with sanctions, it prohibits Americans or USA companies from doing business with them. If theyre going to see that its not in their interest to stay in the deal; were going to have to watch what the Iranians do.
Epic Games have announced a new release date and time for the upcoming v4.2 update and patch for Fortnite: Battle Royale . The ones that seem to be affected include Search Rubber Duckies and Watch a Match Replay .
Boston Celtics: Marcus Morris doing it on both ends
Cleveland's starters scored 46 points, shooting 33 percent from the field and going just 3 of 19 from beyond the arc. After all, there's no Kyrie Irving or Gordon Hayward , with valuable rookie bench center Daniel Theis also gone.
Rare two-headed deer found in Minnesota forest
After the study wrapped up, the twins were preserved by Robert Utne and taxidermist Jessica Brooks to create a realistic display. They're more commonly seen in domestic animals - especially in cows and cows - but much less prevalent in wildlife.
Stan Lee sues ex-partners for 1 billion dollars
However, the document that ultimately was signed granted an exclusive right, against Lee's wishes, according to the suit. Lee is seeking an injunction declaring the agreement invalid and unenforceable and damages in excess of $1 billion.
Royal wedding: How much will it cost?
They will be pulling the couple's carriage of choice an Ascot Landau along with another four horses during the procession. In a statement put out by Kensington Palace, Curry said: "The love that has brought and will bind Prince Harry and Ms.
Missing Commonwealth Games athletes 'already have visas'
The 11 athletes who come from Cameroon are consulting with Refugee Advice and Casework Service in the Sydney suburb of Randwick. But the head of a service that helps refugees migrate to Australia says some of the athletes have already got bridging visas.
US Market Indexes Close Lower on Tuesday
The S&P 500 posted 10 new 52-week highs and seven new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 82 new highs and 51 new lows. Mortgage rates , which have been rising this year, tend to track the movement in the 10-year Treasury yield.
Keith Richards: 'America has to get rid of Trump!'
Stop it. " I got out my trusty blade , stuck it in the table and said: 'You have to get rid of this man, '" Richards recounted. Words were exchanged, the upshot of which, recalls Cohl, "I'm trying to throw Donald Trump out of his own building".