Science changes our understanding of the world so fast it’s hard for people to keep up. The changes in the last hundred years make the world unrecognizable to someone from that era.
In politics people tend to vote for people who share their values. When our school curriculum steers students away from math and science that leaves us with leaders and voters who don’t know it’s value. In our current political system decisions are made not for their merit based on evidence, but how they will influence the next election cycle or line already bulging Congressional pockets. Continue reading