Opt-Out Information The State is obligated to assess ACCESS, Math, ELA, and Science progress annually. If you do not want your child(ren) to participate, please submit a written letter refusing your child(ren)s participation in the specific assessments. Please include your child(ren)s name, grade, advisory teacher, your name/relationship, and contact numbers (including email address). Only written requests will be accepted and the deadline to submit the letter is April 1, 2021. No exceptions will be made.
Communication: Parents and students, when emailing any instructor for support, please put the following information in the subject bar: BB student (name) grade level. This will help the teachers more easily identify students that need assistance. Science - Paul_Holwegner@eckms.k12.hi.us Social Studies - Jennifer_Hreljac@eckms.k12.hi.us Math - Pomai_Burkart@eckms.k12.hi.us English - Denise_Karratti@eckms.k12.hi.us
Parents and students who are struggling to understand the Blackboard Platform can schedule an "on-boarding" session. Please email email@example.com to schedule this. You and your child can come to campus, spend about 30 minutes with the instructors and learn the system.
Please watch this "On-Boarding" tutorial video to better understand the Blackboard Learn system.
**Some Solutions to Recent Tech Questions** Some Chromebooks may need to be updated. Please click on the bottom corner of the Chromebook and click on the Settings gear, toward the top of the window, near the student's sign in logo. Then on the left column in the settings window, go to the bottom to About Chrome OS and click on it. That will open the Update page. Click "Check for Updates" and click restart once it is done. To add a printer from home: Please select a page to print. (Ctrl+P). Select destination "see more" from Print drop down window. Click "Manage" at the bottom of the window. Click on the "Printers" link. Click "Add Printer" blue link. Enter what you would like to call your printer in Name, like "Home" and enter your printer IP Address in Address. Click "Add" in the bottom right corner and you should be good to go! Error Messages in accessing Camera or Microphone: For example on Flipgrid - try copying and pasting the link in a New Tab, or Open in New Tab.