South Dakota’s HB 1270, proposed this year, was a simple, straightforward academic freedom bill. Unfortunately, it did not pass.
You may already know about academic freedom bills — such as those passed in Louisiana in 2008 and Tennessee in 2012.
“Imagine two science teachers. Mr. Smith expects students simply to memorize and correctly regurgitate.”
The LSEA demonstrates that we don’t have to teach evolution dogmatically in public schools.
Seeing it on TV can more readily be dismissed as no big deal, a pretty coincidence.