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In america, about 15 % of high school teachers teach both evolution and creation, and close to 20 % of high school science teachers and about 10,000 scientists (including more than 4,000 life scientists) reject both macroevolution and theistic evolution. C2 investigate evolutionary processes, and analyse scientific evidence that supports the theory of evolution c3 demonstrate an understanding of the theory of evolution, the evidence that supports it, and some of the mechanisms by which it occurs. The national academy of sciences calls evolution “the central concept of biology” , and three respected national organizations have provided model high school curriculum guidelines with evolution.
If you were to ask a typical american high school or college student what he or she knows about the theory of evolution, you would likely hear mention of charles darwin thompson clearly demonstrates that scientific theories are never developed in isolation. 2018/10/17 evolutionary theory is settled science, and therefore it is taught in science class like atomic theory or the germ theory or the theory of gravitation click to expand you wish my academic experience shows differently many think evolution is. Dover (2005), a court defined science to decide the legitimacy of teaching intelligent design to high school biology students this study analyzes kitzmiller in light of the complex and interrelated tensions between judicial, scientific, and democratic decision making that lie at.
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