Zachary 'Zack' Kopplin

Apr. 12, 2013

The Teenage 'Troublemaker' Fighting for Science

Zack Kopplin is campaigning to keep creationism off the science class syllabus.

creationism, evolution, science education, curriculum, teaching science, Zach Kopplin, Rice University, LSEA, Louisiana Science Education Act

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