February 11, 2016
“ACT is not surprised by the finding that ACT Aspire did not assess all of the Common Core standards, as that’s not what the system was created to do,” said ACT Chief Executive Officer Marten Roorda. “ACT Aspire is designed to cover the essential skills needed for success in college and career. That focus allows us to keep testing time to a minimum. We are delighted that ACT Aspire received excellent ratings in technical quality, depth of coverage and accessibility in the Fordham Institute study.”
February 10, 2016
The 2016 ACT College and Career Readiness Campaign is under way, and with 41 participating partner states this year, the campaign will provide scholarships to more students than ever before.
February 03, 2016
A record number of students from low-income families took the ACT® test, but their progress toward reaching key college readiness benchmarks remained unchanged and significantly below national averages for the sixth consecutive year.
January 07, 2016
ACT has named Suzana Delanghe, an e-learning executive with more than 20 years of experience in organizations around the globe, as its chief commercial officer.
December 15, 2015
ACT will offer low-income students free access to the new version of its ACT Online Prep™ program. The completely redesigned program will be available starting on Dec. 18.