Help with Testing

Math

Are you ready for college? Then you need to prepare for the required math placement exam! The Online Learning Academy (University of Hawaii) is offering a FREE math prep program through EdReady, an online program which identifies gaps in your knowledge and prepares you to do your best on this exam. EdReady creates a self-paced, personalized learning plan to help you acquire additional skills and content knowledge for your specific needs. EdReady is available 24 hours a day and seven days a week.

To get started...get all the details and log in at the University of Hawaii EdReady site.

For more information or help:

Davilla Gose
ola@hawaii.edu
(808) 956-3714


What about Reading & Writing Sections of the Placement Test?

Leeward's Writing Center can help you prepare to take (or retake) the Accuplacer WritePlacer or ESL placement tests:

  • You can meet for free individual sessions (in the Writing Center, online via SKYPE, or by phone) to review writing and reading skills;
  • You can attend free workshops in the Writing Center and
  • You can access free online Accuplacer test resources (including math review resources) listed below

To find out more about the Writing Centerʻs services or to schedule a session or a free workshop, please visit the Writing Centerʻs website or email the Writing Center or call 455-0409.

NEXT-GENERATION ACCUPLACER

Next-Generation ACCUPLACER (College Board)
Overview of the Next-Generation ACCUPLACER  test describing the reading, writing, and math sections with test preparation resources for each section.

Next-Generation ACCUPLACER: Test Specifications (CollegeBoard)
Detailed test descriptions, test summaries, and key features of the reading, writing, and math tests.

Practice and Be Prepared for ACCUPLACER (CollegeBoard)
Resources and sample questions for the ACCUPLACER, Next-Generation, and WritePlacerⓇ.

ACCUPLACER Web-Based Study App (CollegeBoard)
Free web-based study app of practice questions for the ACCUPLACER, Next-Generation, and ESL test and rationales for each response through the Learn as You Go feature.

Leeward CCʻs Writing Center also provides free workshops on writing and reading skills as well as individual sessions to help you prepare for the WritePlacerⓇ or ESL placement tests.

WRITEPLACER

WritePlacerⓇ: Professional Development Series (College Board)
Overview of the tests with detailed descriptions of the scoring rubric and other features.

WritePlacerⓇ: Guide with Sample Essays (CollegeBoard)
Sample essays with annotations of each scoring process.

ACCUPLACER (ESL/Reading)

 WritePlacerⓇ ESL: Professional Development Series (CollegeBoard)
Overview of the tests with detailed descriptions of the scoring rubric and other features.

WritePlacerⓇ  ESL: Guide with Sample Essays (CollegeBoard)
Sample essays with annotations of each scoring process.

 ACCUPLACER: Sample Questions for Students (CollegeBoard)
Description of each section with sample questions: sentence skills, reading comprehension, and ESL (as well as superceded WritePlacerⓇ  and math tests).

ACCUPLACER (Math)

MATH PREP EdReady  (Online Learning Academy - University of Hawaii at Manoa)
Free online prep program available to students planning to attend Leeward CC.

 ONLINE MATH SKILLS WEBINARS  (Online Learning Academy - University of Hawaii at Manoa)
Free webinars focused on math skills offered July 13 - August 10, 2017.  

 ACCUPLACER (Central Piedmont Community College)
Series of short, instructional YouTube videos with descriptions of math concepts and sample questions.

 Accuplacer & Concept Review Handouts (Central New Mexico Community College)
Math handouts providing descriptions, examples, and practice questions and problems particular to the different concepts.