ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning focuses on closing gaps in equity, opportunity, and achievement for underserved populations and working learners by furthering ACT’s mission of helping people achieve education and workplace success. The Center’s work focuses on four pillars:

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Blog: Equity in ACTion

Racial Inequality is Our History, but it Doesn’t Have to be Our Future

Posted on February 20, 2020

As we celebrate Black History Month and the vast contributions of African Americans to this country, let’s not forget the…

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Finding Freedom at HBCUs

Posted on February 18, 2020

Perhaps we all know that 25 percent of degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) obtained by Black Americans…

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The ACT Center for Equity in Learning supports research that focuses on closing gaps in equity, opportunity, and achievement. Our goal is to produce evidence that guides thought leadership and informs changes in policy and practice—which will lead to improved learning and achievement.