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Online Assessment Planner
Quickly and easily build a comprehensive assessment plan.
The ACT Online Assessment Planner gives you the ability to plan a detailed schedule of assessments that provides an unbroken chain of data to support and enhance whole student learning from elementary through career.
This tool provides you with a simple, visual layout of your current assessments across grades and ACT Holistic Framework domains, as well as recommended solutions to complete your comprehensive assessment plan.
2019 ACT College and Career Readiness Workshop (CCRW)
Learn new ways to look at your data to assist you and your students.
Join Your ACT State Organization
Help shape the education and workforce landscape so that everyone can achieve education and workplace success.
ACT Core Assessments Webinars
Take a deeper dive into the ACT Core Assessments and ACT WorkKeys.
Longitudinal Assessment Systems Boost College and Career Readiness
Providing intervention at earlier grade levels is more successful in getting students on-track than at later grade levels.
Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Matters
Instruction in social and emotional skills results in improved academic achievement and greater workforce preparedness.
What Your Colleagues Are Saying
“The thing I like about ACT: At our school we don’t focus a lot on scores—we focus a lot more on benchmarks because we can tell what that means.”
Career Center Coordinator,
Cody High School
“Students may be missing out on more scholarship opportunities—and, possibly, college altogether—by not taking the ACT.”
Morse High School
“When we say we value the ACT results and we’re going to take assessments once a year to find out where your kids are moving towards that college and career readiness benchmark, parents say that’s a value they can get behind.”
Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Fox C-6 School District
Condition of College and Career Readiness 2019
ACT annual report on the progress of US high school graduates relative to college readiness.
Taking ACT Subject Tests on Different Days
Part of a series of studies in which we examined the impact of changing how the ACT test is administered.
Initial Evidence in Support of Section Retakes
The Impact of Administering the ACT Subject Tests in Different Orders on ACT Scores.