Lewis Smith, Science Reporter and Alexandra Frean, Education Editor, The Times, September 12, 2008:
The education director at the Royal Society says science teachers should treat creationism as legitimate
Creationism should be taught in science classes as a legitimate point of view, according to the Royal Society, putting the august science body on a collision course with the Government.
I happen to agree as I said in a previous post on this topic. And I think we should do the same in the U.S. Let me be clear, I don’t accept creationism or ID, but I think that by not allowing free discussion in the classroom we get a high degree of rejection of science. I think if the classroom seems open-minded, then so might the student. Leading scientist urges teaching of creationism in schools – Times Online