Teaching Evolution Balancing Education on Evolution and the Origin of Life

Teaching Evolution Legally

Many people wrongly think it is illegal to teach about scientific controversies relating to chemical and biological evolution. Attorney Seth Cooper explains how to teach about evolution legally.

To Summarize:

  1. Focus on the science.
  2. Do not insert Intelligent Design into the issue.
  3. Follow the standards.
  4. Discuss scientific debates.
  5. Be objective.
  6. Look to local school district policy.
  7. Model respect and openness.