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

ACAC Announces Schools of Excellence Program, First Winners

Posted on July 29, 2020

Applying to college is a necessary step towards a postsecondary degree. But for some students—especially first-generation students and students from…

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Guest Blog: Well-Meaning College Advising Is Not Enough

Posted on July 22, 2020

Two pandemics---COVID-19 and racial injustice---have the U.S. in a state of reckoning. This summer's spread of COVID-19 and murders of…

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ACT's 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.