Education

Education

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This thread has been created for open discussion on themes connected to reason and science for which there are not currently any dedicated threads. Please...

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By  Raf Sanchez Turkish schoolchildren will no longer be taught about evolution, a government official has said, in another sign of the conservative direction the country...

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By Michelle McQuigge Students at an Ontario Catholic school board will soon have more flexibility to opt out of religious courses and programs thanks to...

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By Valerie Strauss On the day that Washington was riveted by the testimony on Capitol Hill of former FBI director James Comey, President Trump made...

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By Amanda Marcotte Thrice-married libertine Donald Trump got himself elected president by rallying the religious right vote behind him. The devil’s bargain that Christian conservatives...

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By Erica L. Green The students formed a circle around the Rev. Ray Vanderlaan, who draped himself in a Jewish ceremonial prayer shawl to cap...

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By Cory Turner Over and over again, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos deflected a barrage of pointed questions with one answer: "Schools that receive federal funds must...

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By Amy Harmon To Gwen Beatty, a junior at the high school in this proud, struggling, Trump-supporting town, the new science teacher’s lessons on climate...

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By Hemant Mehta An elective Bible course offered in West Virginia’s Mercer County Schools has been suspended for a year while administrators decide whether it’s...

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By Michael Price Investigators are still piecing together exactly what drove Salman Abedi, the suspected assailant in the recent concert bombing in Manchester, U.K., to...