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Jun 17, 2020, 07:42 ET Erklärung von ACT | Die App Association zur Untersuchung der Regeln für Apples App Store durch die Europäische Kommission

ACT | Die App Association veröffentlichte heute eine Erklärung ihres Vorsitzenden und Gründers Mike Sax zur Entscheidung der Europäische Kommission,...


Jun 17, 2020, 07:40 ET Déclaration d'ACT | The App Association sur l'enquête de la Commission européenne à propos des règles de l'App Store d'Apple

Mike Sax, président et fondateur d'ACT | The App Association a publié ce jour une déclaration à propos de la décision de la Commission européenne,...


Jun 17, 2020, 04:34 ET Declaración de ACT | The App Association sobre las reglas de la App Store de Apple

Hoy, ACT | The App Association publicó una declaración del presidente y fundador Mike Sax sobre la decisión de la Comisión Europea de abrir...


Mar 26, 2020, 13:02 ET ACT is Providing Free Digital Learning Resources for Students and the Workforce Impacted by COVID-19

ACT, a trusted nonprofit partner serving schools and workplaces around the world, announced today a broad-based effort to provide free digital...


Dec 04, 2019, 07:00 ET Sanchez named ACT President for Learning

Jonell Sanchez, an internationally recognized leader in education and business, has been named president of learning at ACT. The position is a new...


Oct 08, 2019, 03:00 ET ACT Test to Provide New Options Designed to Offer Students More Choices, Faster Results

ACT, the maker of the ACT® test used in college admissions, today announced plans to introduce three new options to improve students' test-taking...


Aug 26, 2019, 10:00 ET ACT to Award Scholarships, Prizes to Students During 2019-2020 School Year

With the cost of higher education on the rise, ACT, the nonprofit organization behind the ACT® test, today announced plans to give away a number of...


Jun 25, 2019, 10:48 ET ACT Acquires Mawi Learning

ACT, the nonprofit learning, measurement and navigation organization behind the ACT® test, announced today it has acquired Mawi Learning, a...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:20 ET "Alexa, how do I prepare for the ACT test?"

High school students will soon be able to use Alexa, Amazon's cloud-based voice service, to help guide them through the ACT test process at home and...


Jan 30, 2019, 10:00 ET ACT, Aspiring Minds Partner to Launch ACT Stack, a Comprehensive Workforce Skills Validation Solution

ACT, Inc. and Aspiring Minds have partnered to launch ACT® Stack™, a work-readiness solution for institutions, employers and individuals around the...


Jan 23, 2019, 11:00 ET ACT Acquires American College Application Campaign (ACAC)

ACT, the nonprofit learning, measurement and navigation organization behind the ACT® test, announced today it has acquired the American College...


Mar 22, 2018, 04:19 ET Welcome to ACT Academy

ACT® AcademyTM is now open at act.org/academy. The free, online learning platform is designed to help students around the world pinpoint areas of...


Apr 14, 2016, 04:59 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Invitation to Live Streaming Announcement

ACT invites you to join us for a live streaming announcement from the ASU GSV Summit in San Diego at 12:30 pm Eastern/11:30 am Central/9:30 am...


Apr 22, 2015, 03:05 ET Future Teacher Pipeline Narrows Even Further; ACT Report Shows Fewer High School Grads Planning to Become Educators

The number and percentage of high school graduates interested in becoming an educator have significantly declined over the past four years, according ...


Jan 18, 2012, 12:29 ET A New Test for ACT: Testing Company Launches Model for Certifying Workers and Closing Skills Gap

WHAT: Press Conference announcing the launch of the ACT Certified Work Ready Communities (CWRC) Initiative in four states and launch of the National...