ACT recently reported that the average U.S. score on its college admissions test continued a multi-year decline, and overall, more students are not meeting the minimum benchmarks for success at a four-year college.
Our director Ann Derryberry recently talked with Fox5DC about the drop and ways families can prepare for admissions testing and overall academic success.
Her top tip: start early! Trying to fix fundamental skills issues later in high school deprives the student of the benefits that come with a strong foundation in math, reading, and writing skills.
Watch the full Fox5DC interview.