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Through our partner schools, board members, and our CLT-produced media, Classic Learning Test is participating in the national conversation on education and culture.

Anchored: A CLT Podcast

Started in 2020, Anchored has quickly become one of the most influential podcasts covering the intersection of education and culture.

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The CLT Journal features brief essays on the great authors, books, and ideas of our educational tradition. These essays are composed by CLT staff and guest contributors, including both professional scholars and our own top students.

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Florida Expected to Approve Classical Exam as a Competitor to the SAT
The New York Times, Dana Goldstein (September 6, 2023)

A test to challenge the SAT
The Hill, Daniel Buck (August 22, 2023)

Florida is poised to accept ‘classic’ learning test that focuses on the Western intellectual tradition
Blaze Media, Joseph MacKinnon (August 8, 2023)

Florida Board of Education adopts Classic Learning Test as college readiness assessment
The Capitolist, Caden DeLisa (July 19, 2023)

What Is the Classic Learning Test?
Best Colleges, Margaret Attridge (July 17, 2023)

The Non-Woke SAT Alternative is Gaining Momentum in Florida
The Florida Standard, Zac Howard, (June 30, 2023)

Florida university system seeks to add classics test as admissions qualifier
Higher Ed Dive, Laura Spitalniak, (June 23, 2023)

Children Have a Right to Classical Education
The Heritage Foundation, Kevin D. Roberts, Ph.D. (June 22, 2023)

Florida advances new entrance exam for public universities
Tampa Bay Times, Divya Kumar, (June 21, 2023)

The CLT is a growing, classical alternative to the ACT and SAT: An interview with its co-founder
Thomas Fordham Institute, Daniel Buck, (May, 2023)

What is the CLT? New College to accept test as ACT/SAT alternative
ABC News, ABC7 Staff, (May 10, 2023)

New test replacing SAT/ACT in Florida
Fox Friends First (May 10, 2023)

New College of Florida to Accept SAT/ACT Alternative
Inside Higher Ed, Scott Jaschik (May 10, 2023)

We Can Dump The Useless, Politicized SAT Without Dumping Standardized Testing Altogether
The Federalist, Jeremy Tate, (May 3, 2023)

Florida is wisely welcoming new college entrance exam
Florida Politics, William Mattox, (April 26, 2023)

Diverse Classics and Whole Persons
The American Conservative, Jeremy Tate (April 14, 2023)

Florida seeks to replace SAT with CLT, following classical education trend
Campus Reform, Gabrielle M. Etzel (February 24, 2023)

Faith-based colleges have ‘doubled down’ on a traditional curriculum: Jeremy Tate
Fox and Friends (February 4, 2023)

Putting the Learning Back into Education
CatholicVote, Jeremy Tate (February 3, 2023)

Faith-based colleges offer classical education, see increases in enrollment: report
Campus Reform, Shelby Kearns (January 4, 2023)

Return To The Classics
First Things, Jeremy Tate (January 2, 2023)

Homeschool students excel in Classic Learning Test
RealClearEducation, Jeremy Tate (December 23, 2022)

Homeschool Students Trounce Public And Private School Peers In Rigorous Standardized Test
The Daily Wire, Ben Zeisloft (December 15, 2022)

Memo to Governors: Make State University Admissions More Charter and Home-School Friendly
The Heritage Foundation, Kevin D. Roberts, Ph.D. (Nov 21, 2022)

American Colleges Flounder, Chinese Schools On The Rise In World Rankings
The Daily Wire, Ben Zeisloft (October 13, 2022)

Everything you need to know about the CLT test
PrepScholar, Ben Zeisloft (August 19, 2022)

The growing movement to restore classical education
The Washington Examiner, Jeremiah Poff (June 23, 2022)

How Do We Measure Learning In New School Models?
Forbes, Mike McShane (June 15, 2022)

What Exactly Is Classical Education?
The Epoch Times, Krista Thomas (January 21, 2022)

Jeremy Wayne Tate – On How Classical Education Actually Prepares Us for “Adulting”
Independent Women’s Forum, Inez Feltscher Stepman and Jeremy Tate (January 19, 2022)

College prep test that raises the bar sees rapid growth during pandemic
The Lion, Shanxi Omoniyi (January 14, 2022)

Forming minds: CRT debate has some conservatives calling for a return to classical education
Washington Examiner, Jeremiah Poff (January 4, 2022)

How to Incentivize the Classics
National Review, Daniel Buck, (June 6, 2021)

SAT/ACT/CLT in Time of COVID: Seton College Partners Speak Out
Seton Magazine (January 13, 2021)

School teaching, go home
Washington Examiner, Alexandra Hudson (June 4, 2020)

Coronavirus and canceled college admissions tests: How the market will save the day
Washington Examiner, Tyler Bonin (April 16, 2020)

Online SAT alternative sees massive spike in registrations during COVID-19 pandemic
The College Fix, Jeremiah Poff (March 31, 2020)

COVID-19 Shut Down the SAT and ACT, but Not the Classic Learning Test
The Daily Signal, Jude Schwalbach (March 27, 2020)

New Online ACT/SAT Alternative May Be An Answer To Coronavirus Cancellations
Independent Women’s Forum, Inez Feltscher Stepman (March 19, 2020)

College Admissions Tests Hinder Meaningful Education — But They Don’t Have To
Real Clear Education, Tyler Bonin (November 15, 2019)

The Classical Alternative to the SAT
Inside Higher Ed, Scott Jaschik (October 21, 2019)

The SAT and ACT Have a Classical Competitor
Wall Street Journal, Ashley Thorne (April 24, 2019)

How the Great Books are Revolutionizing College Admissions Tests
The Daily Signal, Mary Clare Amselem (June 16, 2018)

Introducing the Classic Learning Test
First Things, Mark Bauerlein (May 14, 2018)

Student publishes comparison of ACT and Classic Learning Test
The Heartland Institute, Teresa Mull (November 15, 2017)

Hillsdale Accepts Classic Learning Test
National Review, Stanley Kurtz (March 7, 2017)

A new college entrance exam: talking about the Classic Learning Test with Jeremy Tate
AEIdeas, Ian Lindquist and Jeremy Tate (March 7, 2017)

New college entrance exam disavows Common Core, targets classical education
The College Fix, Nathan Rubbelke (February 20, 2017)

Get Ready To Ditch The SAT And ACT
The Federalist, Robert Holland (April 20, 2016)

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