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Escalating Grade Inflation Means Objective Measures Must be Considered in College Applications

By: Edgar Sanchez, lead research scientist, ACT As seniors across the country anticipate the culmination of their high school journeys, they...

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ACT Names Ranjit Sidhu as Chief Strategy Officer

Sidhu will lead development, implementation, and coordination of enterprise organizational strategy IOWA CITY, Iowa — ACT, the nonprofit le...

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‘We are Capable!’ Pioneering Student Shares Perspective on Global Accessibility Awareness Day

By: Katie Featherston, senior director for accessibility Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), which is an annual spotlight o...

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Grade Inflation a Systemic Problem in US High Schools, ACT Report Shows

Grade inflation accelerated in 2020 and 2021 amid COVID-19 pandemic and growth of test-optional admissions policies IOWA CITY, Iowa (May 16...

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Bringing Students Together Creates College Application Success

By: Lisa King, director, American College Application Campaign A key to the success of educators working to increase the number of first-gen...

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