Creationism never seems to go away and recently a petition has been made to the Scottish parliament and below is the submission I produced for the BCSE (British Centre for Science Education). Below that are some of my explanatory comments which are my opinion and may or may not be those of other members of the BCSE.
Submission on behalf of the British Centre for Science Education (BCSE) in support of Parliamentary Petition PE01531, Guidance on how creationism is presented in schools, by Spencer Fildes on behalf of the Scottish Secular Society (SSS)
I am the Rev. Michael Roberts, spokesperson for BCSE, which was formed in 2006 in response to the upsurge of creationist attempts to infiltrate education. I am a graduate in theology and geology and F.R.Hist.S, school Governor for 26 years, and Anglican priest dealing with church schools for 40 years, and have published on the history of religious…
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