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SUMMER AND FALL 2022 CLASSES ARE OPEN!   We're here to help. Chat with us, Call us: 602-787-7000, or email us: pvccinfo@paradisevalley.edu. Updated - May 17, 2022
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All PVCC employees, students and visitors are recommended to wear face coverings while indoors and encouraged to practice social distancing while on campus. For more information, click here.

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English Language Learners’ Services

 

To get started, please obtain a PVCC Community borrower card to use LSC services. Our front desk staff can help with how to get this card.

  • Beginning ELL Conversation Groups

For persons who speak little to no English, the ELL conversation groups provide beginning English practice to those who wish to learn English. The conversation groups are held four days a week and are free PVCC students and community members. Community members may attend the ELL conversation groups for two semesters. Students may attend as often as they want.

January 25, 2021  - May 5, 2021
Tuesday/Wednesday  9:00 am - 11:00 am (Online)
Please call 602-787-7180 for more information

  • Advanced ELL Grammar Workshops

These workshops are based on the grammar taught in ESL Levels 3 and 4 and include the workshops based on student writing needs for composition classes. They are free to PVCC students and $7 (non-refundable) a semester for community members.

  • Rosetta Stone

Interactive software that allows practice in speaking, listening to, reading, and writing English. Classes are free to PVCC students and community members. Please bring earbuds or headphones, or check out headphones from the library, across the hall from the LSC.

  • Writing Center (for students):

Tutors help students taking credit classes at PVCC with grammar, punctuation, transitions, thesis statements, assignments, and other writing tasks for any PVCC class.