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Assessment Viewing Application User Guide 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/AVA-User-Guide_2019-2020.pdf

This user guide supports users of the Assessment Viewing Application (AVA). AVA is a component of the Online Testing System that allows authorized users to view the NGSS Interim Assessments for HSA Science Grades 5 and 8 and EOC Biology 1.

Assistive Technology Manual (formerly known as Braille Requirements and Testing Manual) 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/Assistive-Technology-Manual_2019-2020.pdf
Updated April 13, 2020
Sample Braille Ready Format (BRF) File /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/brfsample.brf
Sample Printer Output File (PRN) /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/prnsample1.prn

This manual provides information on administering the HSA Science (NGSS) Assessment to students who will be using assistive technologies to access their tests, including students who require the Braille accommodation.

Sample BRF and PRN files are available for configuring printing software.

The Refreshable Braille Display instructional video explains how students will experience a computer-based test using the Refreshable Braille Display during test administration.

Guide to Navigating the Online HSAP Administration 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/Guide-to-Navigating-Online-HSAP_2019-2020.pdf
Updated January 22, 2020
This user guide provides instructions on how to use the online system applications, including the Test Administration Site and Student Testing Site.
Hawaii NGSS Assessments Overview 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/NGSS-Assessment-Overview.pdf

This document provides information on the Hawaii Next Generation Science Assessments including: scheduling; test design; item types including sample items; information regarding practice tests and NGSS Interim Assessments; and reporting.

HSA Science (NGSS) and EOC Exams Test Administration Manual 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/HSA-EOC-TAM_2019-2020.pdf
Updated January 24, 2020

This manual includes information about policies and procedures for Test Administrators, Test Coordinators, and others involved in test administration.

Individual forms from the TAM appendices related to test administration may be found on the HSA Science and EOC Exams Test Administration Forms page on the HSA Science portal site.

HSAP Systems User Roles and Access 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/HSAP_User_Roles_and_Access_2019-2020.pdf

This document indicates which users can access the features and tasks within each HSAP system.

HSAP TIDE User Guide 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/TIDE_User_Guide_2019-2020.pdf
Updated April 22, 2020
HSAP TIDE Quick Guide 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/TIDE-Quick-Guide_2019-2020.pdf
Quick Guide to Monitoring Test Progress in TIDE /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/Quick-Guide-to-Monitoring-Test-Progress-in-TIDE.pdf
Updated May 14, 2018

This user guide provides full instructions on using the TIDE system, including navigating and entering data into TIDE.

The Quick Guide provides a brief overview of the steps for activating your TIDE account, logging into TIDE, and adding user accounts (if allowed).

The Quick Guide to Monitoring Test Progress in TIDE provides a brief overview of the steps to generate reports to monitor individual student and subgroup participation and school summary percent participation.

NGSS Interim Assessments Fact Sheet 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/NGSS-Interim-Assessments-Fact-Sheet-2019-2020.pdf

This document contains an overview of the NGSS Interim Assessments that will be administered.

NGSS Interim Assessments Test Administration Guide 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/NGSS-Interim-Assessment-Test-Administration-Guide-2019-2020.pdf
Updated January 22, 2020

This guide provides an overview of how to prepare for and administer the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Interim Assessments.

Smarter Balanced and HSA Science Parent Information Booklet (English) 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/HI-Smarter-Balanced-and-HSA-Science-PIB-2019-20.pdf

The Parent Information Booklet (PIB) includes information for the grades 3–8 and 11 Smarter Balanced ELA/Literacy and Mathematics Assessments and the grades 5 and 8 Hawaii State Science (NGSS) Assessments. This Parent Information Booklet (PIB) in English is also available in 14 languages (not archived).

Smarter Balanced and HSA Science Parent Letters (English) 2019-2020 /core/fileparse.php/3388/urlt/2019-2020-Smarter-Balanced-HSA-Science-Parent-Letters-English.docx

Participation and non-participation letters that schools may send to parents along with the Parent Information Booklet about the grades 3-8 and 11 Smarter Balanced ELA/Literacy and Mathematics Assessments and the grades 5 and 8 Hawaii State Science (NGSS) Assessments are available in English and 14 translated languages (not archived).

These parent letters are Word documents that can be edited by school level staff members. Edits may include a school’s testing schedule, principal’s signature, and school phone number. If a student is included in two populations, e.g., IDEA-eligible and Home/Hospital Instruction, a customized parent letter can be created by inserting the appropriate text from the parent letter for each of these two populations.