It was a turning point in the effort to secure academic freedom for science teachers.
The LSEA gave teachers freedom to teach about both the scientific strengths and weaknesses of evolutionary theory.
The LSEA demonstrates that we don’t have to teach evolution dogmatically in public schools.
Hefner was a modern-day exponent of evolutionary relativism, which he restyled as the “Playboy philosophy.”
I was recently reading over the Louisiana science standards, adopted this past March.