ACT Counselor and Educator Resources and Training

Resources

National ACT Test Prep

Find information on registration, preparing for test day, and using test results. Download documents that can be printed or shared via email and newsletters, or order paper materials.

National Test Dates

ACT District Testing Customers

Strengthen your knowledge of ACT District Testing. You'll find useful resources to help you navigate your ACT solution, such as Planning Tools, Using Results, Report Examples, Manuals, etc.

ACT Communication Toolkit

Free resources for educators to share the benefits of ACT District Testing Program with parents and students.

ACT Academy

Free online platform that helps educators, students, and parents implement personalized blended learning, in the classroom, and at home.

Training for K-12 Professionals

ACT Certified Educator - Credentials to Advance Your Talent Pool

Provide your educators with formalized training in a holistic understanding of the ACT test. Educators will learn teaching strategies that advance students’ abilities to successfully master the core skills needed for college success.

ACT Product Training

ACT® product training events help you improve curriculum and interventions to ensure student success. We offer webinars, self-paced tutorials, and workshops designed for K-12 administrators and school systems looking to make a smart investment in the professional learning of their staff.

ACT training events provide the opportunity to:
-Learn strategies that are immediately useful in the classroom
-Examine new ways to use ACT data when counseling students
-Make connections between curriculum and college and career readiness

Open Enrollment Webinars

On-demand, interactive training sessions with a learning expert who can answer your specific questions. There is no cost to attend these events. Webinars are offered at various times throughout the year.

Connecting the ACT Profile Report to Your Curriculum (No Cost)

Explore what gets tested on the ACT, learn how the ACT College and Career Readiness Standards describe students’ skills at different levels of readiness, and use the ACT Profile Report to understand the current level of performance of students in your school.

Leading Your School or District Using the ACT Profile Report (No Cost)

Learn about data available in the ACT Profile Report and how school and district leaders can use this data to improve student readiness. Attendees will leave with a toolkit of information to support communication with your stakeholders.

Impacting Students Using the ACT High School Report (No Cost)


An overview of the ACT High School Report and how counselors can use the data to discuss student academic achievement and help students plan for life after high school. Attendees will receive resources and support materials to guide conversations with students.

 

Professional Development Workshops

ACT offers a suite of product training and professional development learning resources designed to generate insights and practical strategies to help you improve student outcomes.