Jeffrey P. Moran is associate professor and chair of the Department of History at the University of Kansas. He is the author of The Scopes Trial: A Brief History with Documents (The Bedford Series in History and Culture), Teaching Sex: The Shaping of Adolescence in the 20th Century, and, with Ernest May, America Cold War Strategy & The Scopes Trial.
Dover is over, for now. Beginning in 2004, an elected school board attempted to change the Dover, PA, science curriculum so that it cast significant doubt on the evolutionary hypothesis.
The board tried to substitute a textbook, Of Pandas…