New laws are needed to prevent creationism ‘indoctrination’ in independent schools, says top science educator
New laws are needed to crack down on the teaching of creationism as an alternative to evolution in private faith schools, Alice Roberts, the president of the Association for Science Education, is warning.
Science lessons in primary schools have been given a lower status since national curriculum tests for 11-year-olds in the subject were scrapped, says a report by inspectors out today.
Flagship academy teacher cheated: Harris Federation pupils’ science coursework rewritten to improve grades
A teacher working for one of the Government’s favourite academy chains re-wrote the coursework of all her 69 pupils for a unit of the BTec science exam last summer in a bid to improve their grades.