ADE/ESS in partnership with Research Collaboration at the University of Kansas, Center for Research on Learning offers funding and training to selected interdisciplinary teams of educators from across Arizona. The Secondary Transition Mentoring Project / College and Career Readiness Team Training (STMP/CCRTT) Project provides systematic professional development that promotes college and career readiness for all students.

What’s New

Alarm Clock Applications for the non-competitive capacity building grant to participate in the 2014-2015 School Year STMP/CCRTT Project are now available!
Please visit the Grants Management page and enter through ADE Connect to access the applications.

  • Visit the brochure to learn more about the STMP/CCRTT Project.



Participating STMP/CCRTT Teams, 2012-2016 Cohorts

12-16 cohorts

Year 1 Year 2
Transition Conference: Aug. 25 -27 Transition Conference: Aug. 25 – 27
Training #1: 10/28 – 10/29 Training #4: 9/30 – 10/1
Training #2: 1/13 – 1/14 Training #5: 1/27 – 1/28
Training #3: 4/28 – 4/29 Training #6: 4/14 – 4/15

Year 2 Teams (2012-14 Cohort)

Name of Team School Name
Cave Creek USD Cactus Shadows High School
Colorado River UHSD
Coolidge USD (2 teams) Coolidge High School
San Tan Foothills HS
Ganado USD Ganado High School
Gilbert Public Schools Highland High School
Peoria USD (2 teams) Liberty High School
Peoria High School
Phoenix UHSD Central HS
Pinon USD Pinon HS
Sierra Vista USD Buena HS
Tucson USD (2 teams) Cholla HS
Pueblo HS
University Public Schools, Inc. ASU Prep
Yuma UHSD Kofa HS, San Luis HS

Year 1 Teams (2013-15 Cohort)

Name of Team School Name
Career Development Northern Arizona Academy
Douglas Unified School District Douglas High School
Ft. Thomas USD Fort Thomas High School, Mt. Turnbull Academy
Heber-Overgaard UD Mogollon Junior/Senior High School
Kayenta UD Monument Valley High School
Peoria USD (3 Teams) Cactus High School
Centennial High School
Ironwood High School
Skyline Schools Skyline Prep High School
Tempe Union HSD Tempe High School
Vail USD Cienega High School
Winslow UD Winslow High School
Yuma UHSD Cibola High School, Gila Ridge HS

Resource Links

Research Collaboration
National Research Council (Education for Life and Work)
Coalition for a College and Career Ready America
Promoting Grit, Tenacity and Perseverance
Arizona Secondary Transition
Arizona’s Post School Outcomes – Data Collection and Analysis
Arizona Promising Practices
Early Warning Systems
National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center (NSTTAC)
National Post School Outcomes Center
National Drop Out Prevention Center
Transition Coalition
Center for Research on Learning

Contact Us

Jeannette Zemeida
Telephone: (602) 542-3855
Fax: (602) 542-5404

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