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1 hr ago | Clarksville Online
Nashville, TN - Tennessee's composite ACT score showed its largest gain in more than a decade, and increased more than it has since the state began testing all students in 2010, according to scores released today by ACT.
3 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Less than 30 percent of California's 2014 high school graduates took the ACT test, which assesses students for college and career readiness, according to a report released Wednesday.
7 hrs ago | Local NEWS 8
New results show that Wyoming students scored slightly higher overall on the ACT college entrance exam but remain below the national average.
11 hrs ago | WLTX-TV Columbia
The Class of 2014's average composite score was 20.4 on a 36-point scale, unchanged from last year.
13 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
Tennessee's average ACT score, historically slow to improve despite constant attention from educators, has made its biggest year-to-year leap since Tennessee students make big gains in ACT scores Tennessee's average ACT score, historically slow to improve despite constant attention from educators, has made its biggest year-to-year leap since Check ... (more)
14 hrs ago | KTVN Reno
Makers of the ACT test say Nevada's Class of 2014 scored higher than the national average in English, reading and math, although only about one-third of graduates took the exam.
15 hrs ago | WMDT
Virginia students continue to improve and exceed the national average on the ACT college admissions exam.
16 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin
High school seniors scored 22.9 out of a possible 36 on the ACT, ranking the state first among states in which at least half of graduates took the exam.
17 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Fortunately, SAT Subject Tests are not ordinarily part of the admissions rat race.
18 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse
The state's high school seniors scored an average composite of 22.2 out of a possible 36, ranking Wisconsin behind Minnesota.
18 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
Minnesota retains top spot in ACT college entrance exam High school seniors scored 22.9 out of a possible 36 on the ACT Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/08/20/minnesota-retains-top-spot-act-college-entrance-exam/14326595/ High school seniors scored 22.9 out of a possible 36 on the ACT, ... (more)
19 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco
A report from the organization that produces the ACT college entrance exam says about 40 percent of Texas' graduating class this year took the test.
19 hrs ago | KFVS12
The Illinois State Board of Education says Illinois' high school graduating class of 2014 earned a composite score of 20.7 on the ACT.
19 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
While Kentucky public high school graduates are still behind those nationwide on the ACT college-entrance exam, the performance gap is narrowing, Kentucky Department of Education officials said.
Anybody paying attention to the roiling education reform debate won't be especially surprised by the results of a well-regarded annual poll : Support for President Obama on education issues is waning - with only 27 percent giving him an A or B - and a majority of the public saying they oppose the Common Core State Standards and have more trust in ... (more)
South Dakota's Department of Education has put out this year's report card on school performance.
Wednesday morning, educators all over North Alabama and the rest of the state will be buzzing over new test results.
The controversial state Department of Education commissioner who led Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's school reform effort is stepping down just as Malloy's re-election campaign gears up for November.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 11:12 pm
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