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.
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This was discussed at our last North Jersey ACS executive Committee and Joe Potenza is supposed to send a comment to the State Board of Education. I blogged about it on the NJACS website about two weeks ago. www.njacs.org. Click on my blog.