http://www.gspellchecker.com/2016/01/uk-head-teacher-claims-there-is-more-evidence-for-the-bible-than-evolution/UK Head Teacher Claims ‘There Is More Evidence For The Bible Than Evolution’
January 26, 2016 Stephen Knight 14 comments
Even though attitudes in the U.K are predominantly (and increasingly) secular, one of the more depressing aspects about religion in the UK is the privilege it enjoys in our educational system. Faith schools of all stripes and denominations exist up and down the country, instilling their particular brand of dogma and untruth in the minds of children. What chance do young, impressionable minds have when faith based ideology is pushed on them at such a crucial age?
This brings me to Head Teacher of St Andrew’s CE Primary School, Tina Wilkinson:
Ignorance regarding the scientific definition of ‘theory’ is not uncommon, however you would expect better from an academic. Yes, ‘Theory’ in the common vernacular means ‘best guess, or hunch’. Evolution is Science however, meaning scientific definitions apply:
She's had of a CofE school in Oswaldtwistle - would that be under your bishop's jurisdiction, Michael?