New Science Education Standards http://wuky.org en New Science Standards Could Have One More Hurdle To Clear http://wuky.org/post/new-science-standards-could-have-one-more-hurdle-clear <p>Implementation of the new Next Generation Science Standards is moving forward in Kentucky, for now. Mon, 14 Oct 2013 18:27:16 +0000 Josh James 38978 at http://wuky.org New Science Standards Could Have One More Hurdle To Clear Governor Beshear To Implement New Science Standards http://wuky.org/post/governor-beshear-implement-new-science-standards <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- New science education standards that call for greater focus on teaching the theories of evolution and climate change in Kentucky classrooms will be implemented despite a finding by a legislative panel that they're deficient, a spokesman for Gov. Steve Beshear said Wednesday.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 01:26:28 +0000 Associated Press 37421 at http://wuky.org Governor Beshear To Implement New Science Standards Legislative Panel Rejects New Science Standards http://wuky.org/post/legislative-panel-rejects-new-science-standards <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A legislative panel has rejected the state's proposed new science education standards, citing a groundswell of opposition across Kentucky.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">The Administrative Regulations Review Subcommittee voted 5-1 on Wednesday to find the standards deficient. That doesn't necessarily mean they'll be tossed aside. Gov. Steve Beshear could implement them anyway.</span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:01:55 +0000 Associated Press 37404 at http://wuky.org Legislative Panel Rejects New Science Standards