SMCAA is excited to partner with ACT to offer ACT Instructional Mastery this summer in Math. Register your teachers today! We will start with Math this summer, and then look at adding English, Reading, and Science later in the year. Each course is a 2-day training in “bootcamp” format. The cost of registration set by ACT is $628 and includes training, materials, and lunch.

The content of the ACT Instructional Mastery Math course provides candidates with the information necessary to provide effective ACT Math test preparation, identify and recommend test-taking strategies, and understand test structure and content. This course is focused on using a variety of techniques—applicable to different types and levels of student— to solve ACT math problems.


  • Structure of the Math ACT Test
  • Initial Student Assessment
  • Skills, vocab, symbols, formulas, and real-life settings on the Math ACT
  • Using a Calculator
  • Practicing with Authentic Math ACT Tests
  • Tips and Memorizations

 Why Take It?

  • Comprehensive review of math coaching techniques
  • Tools for teaching students of all levels
  • Understand how each aspect of ACT math can be integrated into the general math curriculum
  • Analyze Math test items and discern student misconceptions

In addition to a certificate of attendance, participants can earn a certificate of course content mastery by passing the course-specific Knowledge Check assessments provided by ACT. This workshop is limited to 30 registrants, so don’t delay!




What is AIM?  ACT Instruction Mastery (AIM) Training At-A-Glance

Target Audience:  Curriculum Directors, Math teachers desiring more information on preparing students for the ACT 


Date: June 6-7, 2023  (Sample Daily Agenda)




Location: Branson District Office  /  1756 Bee Creek Road  /  Branson, MO 65616


Time: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM both days (lunch provided)


ACT Fee: $628