Florida parents can now send opinion on state testing to department of education

State testing for all students will take place in-person in spring 2021

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Orange County Public Schools announced Florida parents can now send their opinion on state testing to the department of education.

Earlier this month, OCPS Superintendent Barbara Jenkins said all public schools in the state are moving forward with administering state testing in-person in the spring.

This move has been made despite many students still taking part in online classes.

[RELATED: ‘He is not going to take the test:’ Parents plan to opt-out of in-person state testing]

Parents interested in sharing their opinion on this issue may do so by emailing essa@fldoe.org.

This email must be sent by March 31.

Two weeks ago, several parents told News 6 they will opt their child out of the testing.

OCPS families, the state is looking for your input regarding spring FSA testing. They have posted a draft waiver request...

Posted by Orange County Public Schools on Wednesday, March 24, 2021

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