Introducing: ACT Section Retesting, ACT Superscoring, and Faster Results with ACT Online Testing on National Test Dates
Beginning with the September 2020 ACT test, these new options offer students more choices, a better experience, and greater confidence that their ACT test scores best reflect their hard work, overall academic achievement, and potential for success throughout their lives.
Holistic Learning Solutions for Every Student at Every Step
Join schools from across the U.S. in making a difference for students from
K through career with ACT solutions.
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.
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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.
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
Impact of Superscoring on Subgroup Differences
The focus of this brief is to summarize evidence on the validity and fairness of various score-use policies.
Relating ACT Aspire Scores to Performance in High School Course
This report shows that ACT Aspire test scores are strong predictors of success in standard, career-focused, AP, and dual enrollment courses.
Completing ACT Academy Assessments Boosts ACT Scores
Initial results suggest ACT Academy is an effective and efficient learning resource for students who dedicate time to completing assessments.