This is from a few months back, but is very relevant to Back to School Month!
A bit about the history of the NCSE; cultural relativism in the science education movement; Greg disses bench scientists again; The appeasement question; A phone call from a famous Pharyngulistum; Science standards; Local control. The Minnesota Science Standards. An intelligently designed buffet and the question of “alternative curriculum.”
Go listen, and come back and comment.