While discussions of science standards are often couched in bureaucratic-sounding language, the impact of these policies can be profound.
It’s not merely a scientific but a “legal and political battleground.” What is it?
If standard Darwinian theory is really as ironclad as we are commanded to assume, then the exercise should reinforce belief in evolution.
An Indian Cabinet minister, Satyapal Singh, with responsibility for education, had noted that Darwinian evolution is “scientifically wrong” and “not scientific.”
All this represents movement toward the ultimate goal: the best science education for public school students around the country.