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ACT Adds New Fall 2020 National Test Dates to Address Students’ Need for Scores

Three new national test dates added; Eight dates available for fall testing IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT has added three new national test date...

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ACT Testing Updates: Summer Testing & Postponement of Section Retesting for 2020

Learning from June Testing This past weekend, we held our June ACT test. It was by no means a “normal” test experience for students or...

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ACT and the American Management Association Collaborate to Provide Comprehensive Management Certification

AMA Certified Professional in Management™(AMA-CPM™) helps individuals showcase their management competence, organizations leverage talent...

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Our Commitment to Summer Testing

We’re holding our June and July national test dates in select test centers that agree to follow local public health guidelines, including ...

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Black Lives Matter: Working Toward a More Equitable, Accessible, and Just System

A statement from interim CEO Janet Godwin: I’ve watched in horror as George Floyd was murdered. I’ve witnessed the peaceful protests a...

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ACT Announces Change in Leadership, Cost-Cutting Measures

IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT, the nonprofit organization that develops and delivers the ACT test, announced today a change in leadership and a seri...

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How can we help teachers support students?

During the pandemic, with so many kids being homeschooled or interacting with their teachers online, it has been heartwarming and humorous...

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ACT CEO Marten Roorda’s Letter to the University of California Board of Regents about Standardized Testing

Dear Board of Regents Members: I’m writing about the current matter before you regarding the use of standardized testing in college adm...

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ACT Acquires ScootPad Personalized Adaptive Learning Platform to Accelerate Classroom and At-Home Learning

Online platform assists with learning in real time, both inside the classroom and at home IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT, the nonprofit learning, ...

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Student Voice Survey Series: Supporting Student Mental Health

The coronavirus pandemic is a uniquely stressful situation for many students and families. In a Kaiser Family Foundation poll in early Ap...

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Student Voice Survey Series: Food Insecurity During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In an earlier blog post from the series, we touched on how many students face multiple obstacles to learning during the coronavirus pande...

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