Tag: Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN)

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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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Fall Opportunities for Professionals

| September 24, 2019
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Fall Opportunities for Professionals

CAP Training: Building a College-Going Culture for All Students
October 14 – November 8, 2019
This module, developed for practicing professional school counselors, pre-service school counselors, and college access advisors. These sessions are designed for school counselors and college access professionals to develop an understanding of their roles in developing a college-going mission for all students. Additionally, the sessions help participants develop approaches for communicating and working with low-income students, those who would be first in the family to attend college, and diverse populations to remove barriers to high aspirations and achievement. Register now.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — 2019 Arizona Legislature

| September 17, 2019
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — 2019 Arizona Legislature

Governor Doug Ducey’s School Safety Program, a state-funded grant that places School Resource Officers and Juvenile Probation Officers in selected schools to contribute to safe school environments, now includes School Counselors and Social Workers as options for schools to request. To learn more about the expansion, please view this powerpoint.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Statewide Professional Development Calendar

| September 3, 2019
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Statewide Professional Development Calendar

Looking for professional development opportunities? AzCAN’s statewide professional development has new webinars and conferences listed on topics like career planning, advocacy and supporting special populations for you to register with from education partners in Arizona and nationally. Check out the statewide PD calendar.

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