22 Jan '12, 8pm

The National Center for Science Education defends climate science in high schools

The National Center for Science Education defends climate science in high schools Posted on 23 January 2012 by John Cook The war on climate science is waged on many fronts, with one growing element being high schools. One Washington school board placed a moratorium on showing "An Inconvenient Truth" in classrooms . A California school board has voted to include "multiple perspectives" on climate science . Another movement in Colorado gathered 700 signatures asking to remove climate science from curriculums . These are all manifestations of a growing movement to inject denial of human-caused global warming into school curriculums. Stepping into the front line to defend climate science is the National Center for Science Education . The NCSE have a long history of defending evolution science in the classroom. Now they've launched their Climate Change Initiative , to defend an...

Full article: http://www.skepticalscience.com/news.php?n=1235

Tweets

The National Center for Science Education defen...

skepticalscience.com 22 Jan '12, 11pm

The National Center for Science Education defends climate science in high schools Posted on 23 January 2012 by John Cook T...

The National Center for Science Education defen...

skepticalscience.com 23 Jan '12, 3am

The National Center for Science Education defends climate science in high schools Posted on 23 January 2012 by John Cook T...

#Climate education - 'So What’s A Teacher to Do...

realclimate.org 04 Feb '12, 6pm

Guest Commentary by Eugenie Scott, National Center for Science Education Imagine you’re a middle-school science teacher, a...

Great article on our education system.

yawningbread.wordpress.com 25 Jan '12, 12pm

. . . low performance expectations coupled with narrowly defined vocational outcomes raise uncomfortable issues. It is imp...

The Coming Shift to 'Climate Preparedness'

The Coming Shift to 'Climate Preparedness'

greenbiz.com 23 Jan '12, 9pm

This article is part of a series of excerpts from the fifth annual State of Green Business Report , looking at trends in c...

Education system a high stakes board game #sing...

yawningbread.wordpress.com 25 Jan '12, 4am

. . . low performance expectations coupled with narrowly defined vocational outcomes raise uncomfortable issues. It is imp...

China May Soon Overtake US Science and Technolo...

appliancemagazine.com 22 Jan '12, 11pm

The United States is still the global leader in supporting science and technology (S&T) research and development – but not...

Helping Teachers Stand Up for Science

green.blogs.nytimes.com 17 Jan '12, 5pm

Two years ago I wrote about a nascent alliance between people who oppose teaching evolution in the schools and those who o...

Sea Shepherd update: Sea Shepherd Chases the Japanese Whalers into Yesterday

Sea Shepherd update: Sea Shepherd Chases the Ja...

seashepherd.org 22 Jan '12, 10am

“You can say we chased the whale killers into yesterday since we have crossed the International Date Line,” said Captain P...

Green Blog: Helping Teachers Stand Up for Science

green.blogs.nytimes.com 17 Jan '12, 5pm

Two years ago I wrote about a nascent alliance between people who oppose teaching evolution in the schools and those who o...

Education - equality or excellence?

tankinlian.blogspot.com 04 Feb '12, 5am

I retired from NTUC Income on 28 February 2007, after heading this cooperative for 30 years. I now run a consultancy compa...

[delicious] - Coffee Science Source

coffeescience.org 24 Jan '12, 7pm

Welcome to www.coffeescience.org, a service of the National Coffee Association. Although you may appreciate coffee best as...

Top Climate Scientist on Need for Clean Energy Action

Top Climate Scientist on Need for Clean Energy ...

cleantechnica.com 30 Jan '12, 3pm

Thus the essential underlying policy, albeit not sufficient, is a price on carbon emissions that allows these costs to be ...

January is National Radon Action Month. Learn about the risks and how you can protect yourself:

January is National Radon Action Month. Learn a...

epa.gov 21 Jan '12, 7pm

You can’t see, smell, or taste radon, but it could be present at a dangerous level in your home. Radon is the leading caus...

Scientists Aiming to Challenge Climate Science ...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 30 Jan '12, 6pm

I’m pulling together some reactions to facets of the much discussed Wall Street Journal op-ed on climate overstatement and...