Glenn Branch

National Center for Science Education — Seattle, WA

Glenn Branch is deputy director of the National Center for Science Education, a nonprofit organization that defends the integrity of science education against ideological interference.

He was the co-editor, with Eugenie C. Scott, of Not in Our Classrooms: Why Intelligent Design is Wrong for Our Schools, and author or coauthor of numerous articles on climate education and evolution education, and obstacles to them, in such publications as Scientific AmericanThe American Biology Teacher, and the Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics.

Titles of prepared presentations:

  • "Doubt and Denial as Challenges to, and in, Teaching Climate Change"
  • "After Kitzmiller, What's Next for Creationism?"

Watch Glenn speak at the July 7, 2016 meeting of the National Capital Area Skeptics:

Glenn can be contacted via email.

Topic(s): Biology, Education, Philosophy, Skepticism

Sub-topic(s): Evolution, Critical thinking, Science education, Pseudoscience, Science denial