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ACT Selects Higher Education Leaders as New Board Members

Renowned experts bring decades of experience in policy, advocacy and in leading social change to improve equity and opportunity for all stud...

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Spanish-language Resources for Students and Families

  By: Dr. Nancy Lewin, senior director, ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning As we mark Hispanic Heritage Month, it’s important to understand...

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ACT Launches 2022 #WhyApply Campaign to Help Students Overcome College Application Hurdles

Half a million students expected to participate in American College Application Campaign that expands access to college degrees IOWA CITY, I...

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Gen Z Optimistic About Their Futures, New ACT Research Shows

Black students most optimistic about most life outcomes, including having a better life than their parents; family income found to be relat...

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Mode of Learning Linked to Slight COVID-19 Rebound in 2022

  In 2021, ACT research examined the effects of the pandemic on student learning. This year, we revisited the data to see what, if any, gai...

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ACT works alongside NLGA to support STEM Scholarship Program

 By: John Clark, senior director for ACT state government relations ACT has collaborated with the National Lieutenant Governors Association ...

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Pandemic Research Suggests Solutions for Student Mental Health Crisis

By: Isabelle Keever, strategic communications intern When school buildings closed at the height of the pandemic, 55 million students were le...

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