ERIC Number: EJ884168
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Feb
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Florida Teachers' Attitudes about Teaching Evolution
Fowler, Samantha R.; Meisels, Gerry G.
American Biology Teacher, v72 n2 p96-99 Feb 2010
A survey of Florida teachers reveals many differences in comfort level with teaching evolution according to the state's science teaching standards, general attitudes and beliefs about evolution, and the extent to which teachers are criticized, censured, disparaged, or reprehended for their beliefs about the teaching of evolution.
Descriptors: Evolution, Surveys, Science Teachers, Teacher Attitudes, Science Education, Science Instruction, Beliefs, Standards
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: Florida