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ACT Kicks Off 60th Anniversary Celebration

Consider 1959, the year during which the organization then known as “American College Testing” gave its first ACT test: On January 3, Al...

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Students Demonstrate ‘Shockingly Low’ Knowledge of College Financial Aid as Student Debt Tops $1.5 Trillion

IOWA CITY, Iowa — There is one unifying characteristic among college-bound high school students, no matter their economic background: They...

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ACT Acquires Mawi Learning

Acquisition strengthens ACT’s learning capabilities and solutions in social and emotional learning (SEL)  IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT, the nonp...

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A New Dimension in Digital Learning

ACTNext, ACT’s innovation research arm, is introducing a new dimension in personalized learning and educational support with Alexa, Amazon...

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“Alexa, how do I prepare for the ACT test?”

Upcoming skill for Amazon Alexa from ACTNext will offer innovative approach to engage and prep students for the ACT test IOWA CITY, Io...

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College-Bound Students’ Views on Paying for College

The following blog is reprinted with permission from the Education Commission of the States. The blog originally appeared on Ed Note . Thi...

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Celebrating Pride Starts with Supporting Students

Prior to becoming the Principal Strategist for Diversity and Inclusion at ACT, I spent more than two decades as a public school educator w...

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