Wyoming Continues Battle Over Science Standards

A 21st-century version of the classic range war is playing out in Wyoming. This time, the state is divided over rejecting the Next Generation Science Standards, a set of science curriculum and testing mandates intended to spread nationwide. The battle is enjoined on one side by NGSS opponents emboldened by a recent victory against national math and English curriculum mandates called Common Core, and on the other side by environmentalist activists.

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