“Today, it’s abundantly clear that science is our only way forward—and that makes accurate, effective science education more important than ever.”
Kenneth R. Miller, NCSE Board PresidentDonate
Millions of students don't get an accurate science educationHow do we know?
The National Center for Science Education believes they deserve better.
The Root of the Problem
Science teachers recognize that evolution and climate change are widely misunderstood or rejected in many places.
Teaching these topics without specific training is challenging. Many teachers avoid these well-established yet culturally controversial areas of science to avoid conflict.