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Required Readings, 22 October 2013

Good morning, everyone. Here are a smattering of articles from across the Internet: -A school board in Tennessee debates whether the PTO should be praying before meetings… … and then solves the issue by banning teachers from leadership in the group. -What expectations should professors have for private communications with …

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Required Readings, 15 October 2013

Good morning, everyone! Here are your Tuesday readings: –5 ways the Next Generation Science Standards will change classroom science. – Some colleges in California are going to start charging more for high-demand courses. -The South Carolina Board of Education gave initial approval for new science standards that are a revision …

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Required Readings, 8 October 2013

Good morning, all! Here are some readings to start off the week:   -A new billboard along I-94 in Michigan is drawing attention for proclaiming that “millions… are living happily without religion.” -An Oklahoma mayoral candidate is courting the atheist vote. -Public opposition in Kentucky to the new science standards …

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Required Readings, 1 October 2013

Hello, everyone! Good morning, and here are some articles for you to peruse today:   -Teresa MacBain, minister-turned-atheist, loses teaching job after it was discovered she was inflating her credentials. -Anti-evolution group files lawsuit against Kansas State Board of Education to try to prevent Kansas from using the new science …

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Required Readings, 24 September 2013

Good morning, everyone! Here are your Tuesday Required Readings articles:   -An organization in Ireland launches the country’s first-ever course in atheism. -Atheist teacher finally gets his dues after six years. –A “secular safe zone” at Utah State University is there for students who feel they need shelter for their …

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Required Readings, 17 September 2013

Good morning! Here is a grab-bag of articles for today’s Required Readings: -Atheists in London set up a “godless congregation,” expand to broadcast services in other cities. -Rachel Held Evans tells atheists that she won’t think Richard Dawkins speaks for all atheists… so long as atheists don’t think that Pat …

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Required Readings, 10 September 2013

Hello, everyone! Here are some articles for you to peruse this Tuesday morning: -In response to the challenge to the Pledge of Allegiance in Massachusetts, Fox News host Dana Perino says that atheists “don’t have to live here” if we don’t like having “under God” in the Pledge. -Jewish atheists …

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Required Readings, 3 September 2013

Happy Tuesday, my fellow skeptics and educators! Here are the morning’s Required Readings: -New Jersey first bans a license plate that says “Atheist,” and then later gives its approval. -The Massachusetts Supreme Court on Wednesday will decide whether or not the compulsory recitation of the Pledge is in violation of …

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Required Readings, 27 August 2013

 Good morning, everyone! Here are some Required Readings for you to peruse: -Author Thomas Hager speaks about the decline of scientific journalism. -Should scientific skeptics care about their own history? -Ahead of President Obama’s talk in Buffalo, residents discuss college costs and whether obtaining a higher education is worth it. …

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Required Readings, 20 August 2013

Good morning, everyone! Here are your Tuesday Required Readings: -The U.S. is failing to explore how other nations deal with student loan debt. -Ken Ham says that evolution can’t be debunked with reason. -A lawsuit says that, among other things, Palm Beach County schools are not teaching evolution properly. -Women, …

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