Florida parents who have children in the English Language Learners program may now remove them , regardless of their children’ts ability to speak and comprehend English. This had been required. But as Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Janny Rodriguez reports, the program is still being used by many who are learning a new language.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/10/Janny-Wrap-for-WED.mp3|titles=Janny Wrap for WED]
The initiative was one of DeSantis’ top priorities during this year’s legislative session, which ended in March.