Spring classes begin today, Monday, January 12, 2015! Do you have any questions about getting started? Contact a NOVA Online Success Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703.764.5076.
Each Monday, we will post NOVA Online events for the week! We will also post a tip, support resource or app to help you succeed. Unless otherwise noted, all times will be listed in Eastern Standard Time.
Upcoming events at NOVA Online for the week of January 12-18! You can participate in a webinar from your home computer or mobile device. All webinars are free, but registration is required. We hope to “see” you online!
Welcome Week- Follow our social media sites to learn more about tips for success and semester events when staring online courses at NOVA Online this spring!
Monday, January 12 – Webinar: NOVA Online Orientation 12:15-1:15pm – This one hour webinar will focus on getting started in your courses, navigating your Blackboard course site, and identifying tips for success and student support services. The NOVA Online Orientation is highly recommended for students who are new to online learning. Register here.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 – Webinar: Tips for Success in Online Courses. 12:15-1:00pm – This 45 minute webinar for NOVA students will focus on strategies and tips for being successful in distance learning courses offered through NOVA Online. Topics covered will include time management, schedule planning, learning preferences, and support resources. Register here.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 – Webinar: NOVA Online Orientation 6:30-7:30pm – See description above. Register here.
Thursday- NOVA Online Live Q and A. 7-8pm. Join our Google Hangout to connect with NOVA Online staff and other students, ask questions about starting online courses, and get a jump start on your spring semester!
Tip of the Week – As soon as you have access to your course in blackboard, log in and start navigating your virtual classroom. Start reading through each folder and make sure to go through the syllabus, overview of assignments, and announcements posted by your instructor. The NOVA Online Student Services Team is happy to help if you have any questions as you are getting started. Contact a NOVA Online Success Coach at email@example.com or 703.764.5076.