Debate Over Teaching of Evolution Theory Shifts to Ohio

Hoff, David J.
March 2002
Education Week;3/20/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 27, p14
Offers a look at a debate in Columbus, Ohio, over how to teach the theory of evolution. Debate between two defenders of evolutionary theory and two advocates of intelligent design; Problems advocates of intelligent design have with Darwinian evolution; Preservation of the academic freedom of teachers to teach intelligent design alongside evolution theory; Declaration of the National Academy of Sciences in 1999 that intelligent design should not be part of the high school curriculum.


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