Florida Education Legislative Update – Bill introduced to eliminate 11th grade English Language Arts assessments

An update on testing legislation: The House passed their testing bill through a committee today. The bill “eliminates the statewide 11th-grade English Language Arts assessment, prohibits districts from administering final exams in courses where there are statewide, standardized end-of-course exams, and allows districts to use teacher assistants to administer tests, in hopes of reducing classroom…