The Answer Sheet: teaching evolution
Going to college is tough enough without leading a campaign to repeal a bad state law, but that's what Zach Kopplin, 19, has been doing for several years. His target: The badly named Louisiana Science Education Act, which actually allows teachers in science classrooms to discuss creationism as a way to question evolution.
By 10:06 AM ET, 03/17/2013 |
Protecting the Teaching of Evolution,
A survey shows many biology teachers are afraid to teach evolution. A proposed law in Tennessee would require science educators to "teach the controversies" regarding evolution and climate change -- even though scientists don't think there is much controversy. What's going on in the world of science instruction?
By 08:30 AM ET, 03/01/2011 |
teaching climate change,
theory of evolution