Michigan College Access Network is proud to partner with Xello to co-host a new series of professional development webinars for K-12 educators in Michigan. Together with Xello, a modern college, career, and future readiness software, we are excited to offer this opportunity to our network.

This free, eight-part monthly webinar series will focus on timely topics in K-12 education and postsecondary planning. You don't need to commit to the whole series; register for the topics that fit your interests and schedule. Earn SCECHs while learning how to use Xello to meet Michigan's Career Development Program requirements and help your students build their Educational Development Plans.

State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECHs)

All webinars will be submitted for one SCECH in College Preparation & Selection or Career Exploration. Additional details will be provided as sessions are submitted and approved by MDE.

SCECHs FAQ and Video

For information on earning SCECHs through MCAN, visit our Upcoming Webinars page. Common questions and answers are shared in this FAQ document, where you'll also find a link to the video, Earning SCECHs with MCAN.

Xello Webinar Series

Webinars are listed in order by date of occurrence.
IMPORTANT: Webinar recordings will be removed when no longer eligible for SCECHs and three months after a webinar's completion.

Expansion Ideas to Level Up Your Career Readiness Program

Recorded: April 26

Today’s students need all the support they can get to achieve future success — both in life and in the rapidly changing workplace. As you look to improve your schools' college and career readiness program to support multiple pathways to student success, that means extending the program to include others invested in student futures. Join a panel of educators who will share strategies for delivering a robust experience that puts students first and brings others who can support their future readiness journey along for the ride. They’ll share tips to help expand your students' support ecosystem by collaborating with other departments, involving parents, and engaging businesses to create a unified approach to college and career readiness programs.

SCECH: This webinar is eligible for one SCECH in college preparation and selection.


College and Career Readiness Year in Review:
Strategies to Implement for a Successful 2022-23 School Year

Recorded: May 17

The end of the school year is a time for reflection — the hits, the misses, and the save-for-laters. Certainly, the pandemic has continued to cause disruption across the state, but there have been many inspiring examples of how Michigan educators are continuing to keep students at the center of their activities. Tune in to the final webinar of our year-long series as we wrap up the 2021-22 school year with strategies for success in the 2022-23 school year. We'll share success stories from clients in Michigan schools, along with the recent Xello enhancements that are helping educators make more data-driven decisions.

SCECH: This webinar is eligible for one SCECH in career exploration.