Tag: Mount Vernon

March 4, 2011 / Anti-science
January 11, 2011 / Anti-science
January 8, 2011 / Anti-science
October 29, 2010 / Anti-science
December 30, 2009 / Anti-science

The case of John Freshwater, the Mount Vernon Ohio teacher who tried to teach his religious beliefs in his 8th grade class room is still going on more than a year since the news broke. They are currently finishing up direct witness testimony for an employment hearing that has lasted 14 months and cost has cost the school district more than $500,000 in legal fees.

June 21, 2008 / Anti-science

On Friday, June 20th, the Mount Vernon Ohio school board voted 5 to 0 to terminate John Freshwater, an 8th grade science teacher, from his job. He is at the center of a dispute over his pushing of his religious beliefs on his students during school hours.