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Webinar: New State Test Accommodation Request Process [PowerPoint] (August 24, 2020) /core/fileparse.php/3410/urlt/Webinar-New-State-Test-Accommodation-Request-Process-082420.pptx
Updated August 31, 2020

This webinar provides training and information about the new Hawaii State test accommodation request process, including:

  1. New State Test Accommodation Request Process 
  2. Purposes of State Test Accommodations
  3. Impetus for State Test Accommodation Guide Development
  4. State Test Accommodation Guides
  5. Applicable State Tests  
  6. Steps for Testing Coordinators (TCs) to Request State Test Accommodations
Webinar: Overview of Accessibility Supports for State Tests [PowerPoint] (August 28, 2020) /core/fileparse.php/3410/urlt/Webinar2-Overview-of-Accessibility-Supports-for-State-Tests-082820.pptx
Updated August 31, 2020

This webinar provides a training overview of accessibility supports for state tests, including:

  1. Purposes of Accessibility Supports for State Testing
  2. Legal Foundation for State Test Accommodations
  3. Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium: Usability, Accessibility, and Accommodations Guidelines (UAAG) 
  4. Three Levels of Accessibility (AA) Supports: Universal Tools, Designated Supports, and Accommodations 
  5. Accessibility and Accommodations Resources on alohahsap.org
  6. New Hawai'i State Test Accommodation Guides and Test Accommodation Request Process

This webinar provides training and information about the Universal Tools and Designated Supports for state tests, including:

  1. Applicable State Tests
  2. Universal Tools (UT) in the Usability, Accessibility, and Accommodations Guidelines (UAAG) for Statewide Testing
  3. Designated Supports (DS) in the UAAG for Statewide Testing
  4. Considerations Before Assigning UT or DS 
  5. Enabling DSs in the Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE)
  6. Accessibility and Accommodations Resources on alohahsap.org

This webinar provides training and information about the Text-to-Speech and Read Aloud state test accommodations, including:

  1. Introduction of State Test Accommodation Guides
  2. General Principles Regarding State Test Accommodations 
  3. Legal Foundation for State Test Accommodations
  4. Text-to-Speech (TTS) and Read Aloud (RA) State Test Accommodations
    • Understanding TTS and RA State Test Accommodations
    • Application of TTS/RA State Test Accommodation Guide/Tool
    • Critical Considerations and Evidence Required Before Assigning State Test Accommodations by School IEP/504 Teams

This webinar provides training and information about the Scribe, Speech-to-Text, and Word Prediction state test accommodations, including:

  1. Introduction of Testing Accommodation Guides
  2. General Principles Regarding State Test Accommodations
  3. Legal Foundation for State Test Accommodations
  4. Hawai'i State Test Accommodation Guide for Scribe (SC), Speech-to-Text (STT), and Word Prediction (WP)
    • Understanding SC, STT, and WP Test Accommodations
    • Application of SC/STT/WP State Test Accommodation Guides/Tools
    • Critical Considerations and Evidence Required Before IEP/504 Team Assignment of State Test Accommodations

This webinar provides training and information about the Multiplication Table and Calculator state test accommodations, including:

  1. Introduction of State Test Accommodation Guides
  2. General Principles Regarding State Test Accommodations
  3. Legal Foundation for State Test Accommodations
  4. Hawai'i State Test Accommodation Guide for Multiplication Table (MT) and Calculator (CAL)
    • Understanding MT and CAL State Test Accommodations
    • Application of MT and CAL State Test Accommodation Guides/Tools
    • Critical Considerations/Evidence Requirements for School IEP/504 Teams Before Assigning State Test Accommodations

This webinar provides training and information about the Low Risk and Print on Demand state test accommodations, including:

  1. General Principles Regarding State Test Accommodations
  2. Legal Foundation for State Test Accommodations
  3. Hawai'i State Test Accommodation Guides for Low-Risk and Print on Demand
    • Understanding and Applications
    • Critical Considerations and Evidence Required Before Recommending Test Accommodations by School IEP/504 Teams
  4. Aligning State Test Accommodation and Designated Supports Records