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ACT’s Transformation has its North Star: The ACT Holistic Framework

“The North Star shines with a humble brightness that belies its navigational importance.” - Fraser Cain, Universe Today ACT’s vi...

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The Need to Connect: Students in Rural U.S. Struggle Accessing Technology, Hurting Their Ability to Learn

ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning Offers Solutions for Fixing the Situation IOWA CITY, Iowa—High school students in rural parts of ...

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Black History Month: Celebrating Resilience, Persistence & Determination

Just as I started high school in 1976, President Gerald R. Ford signed a proclamation declaring February as Black History Month because as...

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Santonu Jana named ACT Chief Financial Officer

IOWA CITY, Iowa—Santonu Jana, a finance and strategy executive with extensive experience serving the K-12 education and educational techno...

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2019 ACT College & Career Readiness Champions Announced Today

Congratulations to our 2019 champions! Today we celebrate the success of students and education and workforce professionals who are shinin...

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Thank you to school counselors

None of us were born knowing how to navigate from cradle to K12 to career. For guidance, we relied on family and friends, teachers and m...

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ACT, Aspiring Minds Partner to Launch ACT Stack, a Comprehensive Workforce Skills Validation Solution

Collaboration will further a shared commitment to worldwide workforce readiness and help individuals achieve workplace success IOWA CIT...

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ACT Certified Educator Program: A Teacher Perspective

Dr. Jon Berry, Department Coordinator of World Languages at Mount Carmel High School in Chicago, shares his experience after attending t...

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