Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — FAFSA Resources, Free Teacher PD & More

| August 11, 2020
Before the FAFSA 
August 18, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM 
The Before the FAFSA webinar covers important aspects of the FAFSA application process such as: FSA ID, Documents to Prepare, IRS Data Retrieval Tool, and Resource for Assistance. Register here.
CAP Training: Financial Aid & College Applications
September 7 – October 9, 2020
This online module focuses on the college access professional’s role in working with students & parents on accessing and understanding financial aid and completing the college application process. Register here.
Arizona FAF$A Challenge
Sept. 10, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM 
This webinar is designed to provide a comprehensive description of the AZ FAF$A Challenge including: Statewide and high school goals; how to participate; FAF$A Challenge categories and recognition; using the FAFSA completion dashboard and FAFSA Toolkit. Register here.
Arizona FAFSA Hotline
The AZ FAFSA Hotline is a service for parents and students to call in to a live person Monday-Friday 8am-5pm and receive support on FAFSA or college enrollment. This service is available in English (1-833-AzFAFSA) and Spanish (1-833-MiFAFSA) and is staffed by higher ed and college access experts from ASU, Be A Leader Foundation, AdviseAZ and AzCAN.
FAFSA 101: The Basics 
Sept. 15, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 
This webinar is designed to outline steps in the application process, mistakes to avoid, as well as highlighting some resources for assistance. Register here.
ASU Prep Digital has created the Arizona Virtual Teacher Institute to help Arizona teachers thrive in the new reality where online instruction is a part of every school plan.
This training is provided at no cost to schools or teachers through the generous investment of the Arizona Department of Education, the Governor’s Office, Helios Education Foundation and Arizona State University.
AUGUST 3-Day Intensive
AUGUST: After-School
  • August 11-13: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm PST
  • August 18-20: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm PST
  • August 25-27: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm PST
Become an AdviseAZ AmeriCorps College Adviser for 2020-2021
AdviseAZ AmeriCorps advisers interact on a daily basis with high school students and families in the assigned high school to provide relevant information regarding the benefits of postsecondary education, preparing for college attendance, and the admission and financial aid process.
  • Gain leadership skills as a college mentor to high school students
  • Receive a biweekly stipend 
  • Earn an educational award upon successful completion of service
  • Make professional connections in education
To learn more or apply please email Roxanne Dewyer-Murphy or visit their website.
To view more statewide professional development opportunities visit the AzCAN website.


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