Tuesday, May 6
(Minneapolis, MN) -- A 32-year-old, third-generation teacher from Minneapolis is the Minnesota Teacher of the Year. English teacher Thomas Rademacher teaches at the Fine Arts Interdisciplinary Resources School, also known as FAIR. Education Minnesota sponsors the annual award and is the union that represents 70-thousand K-12 teachers statewide. Rademacher earned a six-thousand dollar prize and will serve as an ambassador around the state for the next year.