July 7 2014
ACT, the nation’s leader in college and career readiness, has acquired Pacific Metrics Corporation, a leading provider of education technology solutions headquartered in Monterey, California.
June 23 2014
ACT today named James Larimore as its chief officer for the advancement of underserved learners. Larimore most recently served as dean of students and adviser to the president at Amherst College.
June 13 2014
ACT has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Pacific Metrics Corporation, a leading provider of education technology solutions headquartered in Monterey, California.
June 12 2014
Although 83 percent of Hispanic students aspire to earn a postsecondary degree, just under a fourth are academically prepared to reach that goal, according to a new report released today by ACT and Excelencia in Education.
June 5 2014
Starting in 2015, students who take the ACT®, the nation’s leading college readiness assessment, will receive new scores and indicators designed to improve readiness and help students plan for the future in areas important to success after high school, such as STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and career readiness. These new indicators are among several innovations that ACT will introduce, including an enhanced writing test.