Tag: Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN)

AzCAN — Keeping a Financial Aid Focus in AZ

| June 2, 2020
AzCAN — Keeping a Financial Aid Focus in AZ

Summer is upon us, and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) rates across Arizona – and other parts of the country – continue to decline.  With all the bread baking, TikToking, and puzzling happening right now, it’s critical that FAFSAing gets added to the list of quarantine activities. 

According to the Arizona FAFSA Tracker, on March 13, Arizona’s class of 2020 had a 3.2% increase in FAFSA completion numbers over the class of 2019. Arizona was making gains, in large part due to the concentrated efforts at the school, local and state level.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Time is Running Out: Are you signed up for our Summer Series?

| May 19, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Time is Running Out: Are you signed up for our Summer Series?

COURSE DETAILS:

This 15-week course takes place May 18 – August 28, 2020
Online components include scholarly readings, activities and engaged discussion boards
Facilitated by Arizona experts in postsecondary planning and advising
Course content includes:
postsecondary planning
affordability and financial aid
college application process
creating a college-going culture within your organization

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) Counselor Wednesday May 20

| May 19, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) Counselor Wednesday May 20

WildOut Counselor + Ally Wednesday. Summer Melt Resources. Learning about resources for your students to ensure they enroll in college this fall.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) to present Counselor Wednesday & Virtual PD

| May 5, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) to present Counselor Wednesday & Virtual PD

Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) to present Counselor Wednesday & Virtual PD from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, May 6.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — We Support You

| March 23, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — We Support You

With the continuing evolution of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, AzCAN believes protecting the transition from high school to postsecondary is more critical now than ever. AzCAN wants to ensure that all students have the resources they need to successfully graduate and enroll in postsecondary despite the statewide school closures.

We’re Offering Online College Access Professional Training

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — We’re here to help

| March 23, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — We’re here to help

The National College Attainment Network (NCAN) has also created a resource page where information, best practices, FAQs, policy updates, and other news about supporting students during the coronavirus outbreak can be found. NCAN will also be sharing updates from national organizations that work with students, like College Board and ACT, and other associations connected to students, such as NACAC and NASFAA.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Online Professional Development, Networking and More

| February 25, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Online Professional Development, Networking and More

The state’s first “Arizona Early College and Career Awareness District” will share their journey and passion for creating a college and career culture. The webinar will include information about classes and free resources you can access for building your own college and career ready school.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Legislative Update

| February 4, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Legislative Update

The 2020 Arizona Legislative Session began Jan. 13 with Arizona’s education system front and center on the agenda. 

While investments in teacher pay, career and technical education and rural broadband dominate Gov. Doug Ducey’s budget proposal, advances in postsecondary access and attainment continue to be a top priority for AzCAN. Out of the approximately 1,400 bills proposed to date, which are best poised to impact postsecondary access and attainment for Arizona students? 

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Strategies for Building a School wide Culture of College and Career Readiness: Lessons from Flagstaff High School on December 12.

| December 3, 2019
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Strategies for Building a School wide Culture of College and Career Readiness: Lessons from Flagstaff High School on December 12.

Our members at Flagstaff High School are hosting a webinar to discuss how they collaborated with school leaders and college access partners to develop systems that support building CCR and how those efforts align with district-level planning. Attendees will learn the strategies and tools used by Flag High to implement CCR within their own community. Register now. 

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AzCAN update — Using ACT Data to Promote Student Success Webinar Nov. 14

| November 5, 2019
AzCAN update — Using ACT Data to Promote Student Success Webinar Nov. 14

This webinar helps K-12 administrators and school systems interpret your ACT high school report to help you improve curriculum and interventions to increase student readiness and ensure student success. Register now. 

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