Can you teach the natural sciences without teaching evolution?
June 10, 2009
“Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution.” This remark by geneticist Theodosius Dobzhansky is put to the test by science teachers who do not use the word “evolution” in their classes. If you’re a science teacher, we want to hear from you. (And don’t forget to check out the Dialogues with Darwin Educator’s Guide!)
Do you think biology – or any of the natural sciences – can be taught without teaching evolution? Why or why not?
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