Taking Classical Mainstream

Jeremy Tate November 9, 2018

Presented at:
2018 SCL Annual Conference


Classical educators should be the ones to set new standards of excellence for the entire nation. Currently, Classical schools have to defer to the standardized tests of the failing educational establishment. These standards, especially as seen in the SAT and ACT, communicate to students and families that the most salient features of classical schools are irrelevant. For many colleges, the CLT is quickly becoming the new gold standard. Because the CLT evaluates a student's ability to understand philosophy, logic, theology and ethics, it is a more effective tool in demonstrating to colleges the exceptional academic formation of classically educated students.


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Jeremy Tate
Jeremy Tate is the co-founder and president of the CLT, a classically based alternative to the SAT and ACT. Before CLT, Jeremy served as a college counselor and test prep consultant. Jeremy holds degrees from Louisiana State University and Reformed Theological Seminary. Jeremy and his wife, Erin, have four children.

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