A new alternative to college and career readiness exams Posted on October 1, 2014 TweetEmail Bucking the national assessment trend, Alabama and others are using a new exam from ACT Aspire to make sure students as young as third grade are on a path to college or career readiness. Free registration required to view this resource. Register today and receive free access to all our news and resources. Register now. Already a member? Log in Username: Password:  Lost Password?