ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

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Here you will find media resources including ACTA’s press releases, statements, history, and information on ACTA’s leadership.

Latest Press Release

ACTA Challenges Florida Department of Education on the Merits of New “Civic Literacy” Test

May 26, 2020 |

Washington, DC – On Tuesday, May 26, the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) joined in a petition to protect the important Florida Statute that requires all college students to demonstrate a firm understanding of our nation’s founding principles, history, and political institutions. The petition seeks administrative determination that the Florida Department of Education’s proposed rule revision, which would weaken that statute,… Continue Reading >>

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Florida Dept. of Education Action on Civic Education is Wrong

May 13, 2020 by |

The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) has long been impressed with Florida’s commitment to improving civic education. The… Continue Reading >>

Leadership

Michael B. Poliakoff, President

Dr. Poliakoff became part of the ACTA team in March 2010 as the vice president of policy, and became ACTA's third president on July 1, 2016. Continue Reading >>



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