Tories talk tough on creationism
Posted: 18 Feb 2010 @ 00:00
by Margaret Holness, Education Correspondent
A CONSERVATIVE Government would take a tough line with schools that taught creationism in science lessons, the shadow Education Secretary, Michael Gove, said this week. Independent schools run by extremist religious groups would be subject to tight inspection, he said on The Andrew Marr Show, a political programme on BBC1, last Sunday.
“One thing we will make absolutely clear is that you cannot have schools . . . which teach things which are clearly at variance ...
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