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Do you think Kansas deserves the label of having the worst public school science standards in the country that was given to it by a national education group?

Response Percent Votes
Yes. The State Board of Education’s decision to challenge and criticize evolution in school science curriculum standards has damaged the state’s science reputation.
 
53% 1201
Yes. Even if the state board’s decision is reversed, Kansas now has a bad reputation that will hurt it in luring bioscience industries to locate here.
 
19% 447
No. By challenging evolution, the state board is merely encouraging students to be open to other ideas on how we came to be.
 
14% 327
No. This was a political decision and doesn’t reflect how science is actually being taught in Kansas schools.
 
10% 233
Undecided.
 
1% 32
Total 2240

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