Sources: BBC, NPR
quote: And what we really need is the federal government to get OUT of public education and let the states handle it.
quote: If you want to see vast improvement in education you would abandon the current grading model for a proficiency model. Students would work in small groups of similar skill and advance to the next topic once they have demonstrated proficiency in their current topic.
quote: The States truly need the Federal Government out of their hair as it has done little that is positive to help them.
quote: Including it in Biology, though, is ridiculous as it has nothing to do with science.
quote: Either way, how biology works is still the same.
quote: In what way does it seek to replace science? Creationism doesn't try to disprove the laws of physics, how cells convert food to energy, how the brain works, quantum physics, etc.
quote: How could the earth have been created 6000 years ago, considering what is known and proven concerning radioisotope decay?