The Standards end with the tenth grade, apparently implying a school-leaving level examination for all students. ... the State Board of Education gutted the document, removing almost every reference to the theoretical backbones of the sciences having historical content a astronomy, geology, ... of species of animals , plants, and microorganisms are alive today. ... As students investigate different types of organisms, teachers guide them toward thinking about similarities and differences.
|Title||:||The state of state standards, 2000|
|Author||:||Sandra Stotsky, Thomas B. Fordham Foundation|