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marmar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-04-11 01:57 PM
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TN bill would let God into science classrooms
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from the Tennessean:




Most public school science teachers whose students ask whether God created man do what Pamela Sexton does.

"I usually don't go into it kids will come to a conclusion," she said.

She teaches evolution at Marshall Middle School in Nashville the way the Tennessee Department of Education outlines it for seventh grade in part through a lesson about the made-up "Geekfeezel" bird. The birds survive the thinning of the ozone layer through evolution, so the Geekfeezels with smaller eyes and camouflage-colored feathers make it because they're the fittest.

The origin of life is left out of the conversation. ...........(more)

The complete piece is at: http://www.tennessean.com/article/20110403/NEWS0201/104... |newswell|text|FRONTPAGE|s



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