Texas will probably be next to try this stunt
What do you do with minority students?
The state of Florida is looking to hide them under the rug.
The request goes something like this:
Federal Government: How are your English Language Learners doing?
Florida: Dunno. We lumped them in with everyone else.
Fed: Are there any big discrepancies between white students and poor, black or Latino students?
Florida: Dunno. We don’t look at that.
Fed: Do you at least allow English Language Learners to take tests in their native language?
Florida: Nope. They need to speak English or fail.
The waiver hasn’t even been fully drafted yet and submitted to the federal Department of Education.
However, civil rights groups such as The Leadership Conference…
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