Creationists Win in Kansas

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Science  17 Dec 1999:
Vol. 286, Issue 5448, pp. 2242
DOI: 10.1126/science.286.5448.2242

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In August, the Kansas State Board of Education voted to drop evolution from statewide science teaching standards. Exactly what students are taught will depend on their teachers, but as the standards form the basis for new state tests, students won't have to know much about evolution at exam time. And the Kansas educators are not alone.