Les McQuire

Relaxed Science Curricula Requirements in NJ - No Chemistry!!!

Discussion created by Les McQuire on Mar 20, 2009
Latest reply on Mar 20, 2009 by Jeannette Brown

The following article in the Philadelphia Inquirer was called to my attention
today by Katie Hunt

Science requirements also have been made more flexible. Students will have to
take three years of science, including biology. But chemistry, or its content
equivalent, no longer will be required. Instead, students will have to take
biology plus two more years of inquiry-based laboratory science.

For full text of article go to:

http://www.philly.com/inquirer/education/20090318_N_J__likely_to_subtract_Algebr a_II_requirement.html