Education and Online Learning
Databases and E-Books
(You will need your Chandler Library card and 4-digit PIN to access these resources.)
Testing & Education Reference Center
General Education Resources
Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS)
Information, tools, and resources regarding Arizona's assessments.
Arizona Charter Schools Association
Information and resources on charter schools
Arizona Colleges and Universities
Includes online educational opportunities
Arizona Department of Education
Arizona Families for Home Education
Information and support for homeschoolers
Eagleridge Enrichment Program
Free Mesa Public Schools program for homeschoolers throughout the Valley
The GreatSchools Guide
Information on public, private, and charter schools
Homeschooling Resources from About.com
Helpful articles for homeschoolers
Over 3,000 free videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history with hundreds of skills to practice,
Trucking industry information, including CDL practice tests
Maricopa County Food Worker Program
Testing schedules and study guides
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Occupational profiles that cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. From the Bureau of Labor Statistics
School Report Cards
Compiled by the Arizona Department of Education
Technology tutorials on commonly used programs, including Microsoft suite
Colleges, College Scholarships, and Financial Aid Page
Free access to college scholarships and financial aid searches, plus SAT and ACT test preparation tips.
AIE: Adventures in Education
Offers college planning resources, financial aid and career guidance information, and money management tips
American Association of Community Colleges
Search for Community Colleges by zip code.
Arizona Career Information System (AzCIS)
Annually updated career and college exploration program for middle schools, high schools, postsecondary institutions and adult employment training programs.
Offers information in areas of college assessment, guidance, admission, placement, financial aid, curriculum, and research.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Apply for federal student aid online. FAFSA is only considered complete when submitted with a pin. Both students and parents/guardians will need pins, and they can be obtained at www.pin.ed.gov.
Free searchable database of over 600,000 scholarships. Students create a personalized profile that is matched to their criteria, and are notified when new scholarships are added, and when application deadlines are approaching.
Award-winning site offers a comprehensive collection of financial aid websites.. Subscribe to free FinAid newsletter for financial aid tips and advice.
Mapping Your Future
One-stop site for students and parents with information on financial strategies, career options, and college planning.
Princeton Review Online
Explore the best schools, raise college admission test scores, access over 900 online college applications, and learn the most affordable way to pay for school. Complete a free online form to set up account.
Colleges and Universities
Arizona State University
Northern Arizona University
University of Arizona
University of Phoenix
Maricopa County Community Colleges