As we’ve already noted, Texas recently concluded its science standards streamlining process.
Zelinski’s articles portray the science standards battle as a struggle to introduce creationism or intelligent design into Texas’s science curriculum.
At some point, you’d think reporters would be embarrassed about this sort of “zombie journalism.”
The Texas Board of Education voted last week to preserve requirements to exercise critical thinking on key evolution-related topics.
“The streamlined TEKS in biology continue to call for critical thinking in the study of theories such as evolution.”