Tag: Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN)

Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — November Newsletter

| November 10, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — November Newsletter

Webinar: Supporting Undocumented Students: 101
November 17, 2:00 – 3:00 PM
This workshop, featuring Scholarships A-Z, aims to open the door to exposure for educators on how to work with undocumented and DACAmented students specifically in applying to aid for higher education. We will cover the DO’s and DON’Ts of FAFSA, how to navigate these conversations with students of various immigration statuses, and state-wide and nationwide resources available to help further educator’s understanding of the topic.
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AzCAN — College Access Professional PD & Opportunities

| October 13, 2020
AzCAN — College Access Professional PD & Opportunities

A New Approach to Paying for College
October 14, 2:00 – 3:00 PM
Going to college is one of the most momentous occasions in a student’s life, but as the college costs continue to rise at nearly twice the rate of inflation, paying for college has become one of the biggest challenges for students and families. In this webinar Angela Caballero from Ascension College Planning will teach a three-step process for assisting families with how to shop for colleges that will provide the most financial aid based on the financial need of the family and/or the merit of the student. Register here.

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Arizona College Access Network to present Arizona FAFSA Kick-Off on Sept. 30

| September 29, 2020
Arizona College Access Network to present Arizona FAFSA Kick-Off on Sept. 30

Join the Arizona Governors Office of Education, Arizona Department of Education, Arizona College Access Network and community partners in kicking off FAFSA season!

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

| August 11, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — FAFSA Resources, Free Teacher PD & More

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.

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Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Resiliency & Social Emotional Learning

| August 4, 2020
Arizona College Access Network (AzCAN) — Resiliency & Social Emotional Learning

Resiliency & Social Emotional Learning
Arizona Department of Education is hosting free, virtual Resiliency and Social Emotional Learning workshops that will provide intentional professional learning on educator self-care, understanding behavior as communication and trauma sensitive social emotional learning.

COVID has changed our landscape making this support for educators and students an essential first step to support academic achievement. The workshop series are for teachers, teacher teams, administrators, leadership teams, paraprofessionals, social workers, counselors and other support staff. Sign up here.

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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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