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What to know about Florida's conservative-backed alternative to the SAT

Students can now submit scores from the newly-approved Classical Learning Test (CLT) in applications to Florida’s 12 universities. The Christian and conservative-backed alternative to the SAT and ACT exams is the latest move by Gov. Ron DeSantis to overhaul Florida’s education system.

We speak with WUSF reporter Nancy Guan for more.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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Corrected: September 14, 2023 at 12:00 AM EDT
An earlier version of this story misidentified the alternative to the SAT that Florida is using. The correct name is Classic Learning Test.