“Not only did NCSE stand up for science, they stood up for ordinary citizens and for that, I will be forever grateful.”
Tammy Kitzmiller, parent and plaintiff in the 2005 Kitzmiller v. Dover trialMake a 15th anniversary donation today
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.