"Dude, does climate change make books swirl around like that? If only I'd learned more at kindergarten."
Shutterstock“Dude, does climate change make books swirl around like that? If only I’d learned more in kindergarten.”

New science education guidelines will formalize the teaching of evolution and climate change in American classrooms. But before they were finalized, recommended global warming lessons were watered down.

We mentioned the draft guidelines last month, noting they are expected to be adopted by the 26 states that helped draft them and that other states might also use them (not Texas, though). The final version of the guidelines was unveiled Tuesday.