- Evolution debate again engulfs Texas Board of Ed Updated: Nov-22-13 4:34 pm
- Evolution edits unlikely in Texas science books Updated: Nov-21-13 12:23 am
- Ohio court upholds firing in school Bible case Updated: Nov-19-13 1:01 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Long-simmering ideological objections to teaching evolution in Texas boiled over at a late-night meeting, as the Board of Education extended preliminary approval of new science textbooks but held up one biology tome because of alleged factual errors.
AUSTIN, Texas - Some social conservatives have urged the Texas Board of Education to approve new science books that de-emphasize lessons on evolution and climate change, but the edits they seek appeared on Wednesday to lack enough support to succeed.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A public school district was legally justified in firing a science instructor who refused to remove religious materials from his classroom, a divided Ohio Supreme Court said Tuesday in a ruling that stopped short of addressing issues the case raised about the teaching of creationism and intelligent design.