Audio and Video Resources for Journalists

Richard L. Ferguson, ACT's CEO and Chairman of the Board, answers questions regarding the 2007 ACT score results.

To obtain any or all of these clips in broadcast-quality video, call ACT's Media Relations department at (319) 337-1028.

Question 1
What does the increase in ACT scores over the past several years tell us?

Question 2
What's the bad news in this year's score report?

Question 3
How has college readiness changed this year?

Question 4
What happened with scores among ethnic/racial minority groups this year?

Question 5
What can our schools do to improve college readiness?

Question 6
What can states do to help promote better rigor in their coursework?

Question 7
What needs to be done to improve the rigor of high school coursework?

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