TITLE

Texas Education Official Forced Out In Flap Over'lntelligent Design'

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Church & State;Jan2008, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Christine Castillo Comer, director of science curriculum for the Texas Education Agency (TEA) in Texas, has been forced to resign in November 2007 for notifying people concerning a lecture critical of intelligent design (ID). It cites that she has been accused for endorsing a lecture on ID to a local online community. However, Comer asserts that it is part of her job to teach people about evolution and that Texas Board officials has supported the teaching of evolution.
ACCESSION #
28516769

 

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