Blame your science teacher? There are many people in government who have no idea about the science of this pandemic. Is nature telling us something? Many people suggest that they just were not good at science. Go back and read the first sentence.
In the past too much theory was taught to science students and not enough practical application was used.
I believe that hands on learning will stimulate a love for science. Maybe save the planet. The following article is important to demonstrate how horticulture in school will stimulate an interest in organic understanding, grow / buy local and how to get back to nature by removing dangerous chemicals from our environment. In addition: these students enjoyed their independent studies.