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Good Reads for Online Students

Paradise Valley Community College is committed to ensuring that all of our students have the online resources and support necessary to achieve their academic and online learning goals. Here at PVC students will be able to find helpful resources and information in order to begin a successful online learning journey. Below is a list of online resources, articles and Websites that aim towards student success in the online environment. Please familiarize yourself with available resources to use them for a better PVC learning experience and success in your online courses.


Online Learning Best Practices
This article explains how online learning is different than in-person classroom instruction and what does that mean for you as a learner. For example, online learning requires a different kind of effort than attending class in-person. You will learn how to get the most out of your online learning experience by understanding the importance of sustaining your motivation, being proactive, managing your time effectively, and maintaining your technical competency.
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eCourses Readiness Survey
The eCourses Readiness Survey is designed to help students determine whether or not an online course is a good match. The survey has three separate parts that cover Time Management, Technology, and Class Preferences.
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PVCC Student Resources
Our goal is to help you prepare for success by providing you the support you need. It is essential that you be an active participant in your learning and engage in planning your education.
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Tips for Overcoming Procrastination in Online Learning
For many, the primary advantage in getting an online degree is the flexibility to take classes any time from any location that has available Internet access. Although many people believe it is an easy way to earn a degree, flexibility in schedule doesn't mean less effort or work. This article will provide you with valuable tips for overcoming the procrastination that can easily happen with online learning.
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