Training and Tools page
AskHYS Data Products and Resource Menus
Need to find something on AskHYS? Use the menus below to find data products including fact sheets and reports and resources including training materials and helpful tools.
|HYS Resource & Link||Format||Description|
|HYS Interpretive Guide||PDF (20 pages)||Provides information that will help those involved in local program planning make the most of their survey results. Includes an overview of statistical considerations, local reports, and ways to use local data.|
HYS Resource & Link:2022 Using your HYS Results, recorded webinar (1:24:51)
Training Presentation (PDF)
Recorded Training Webinar (MP4)
|Video||This training includes accessing, understanding, interpreting, and communicating HYS results.|
HYS Regional Workshop – Using your HYS Results, recorded full HYS Training (2:45:37)
|Video||This is an in-depth training of how to use AskHYS.net and access HYS results. This training workshop includes step-by-step instructions on how to navigate the HYS website, results, and resources.|
What is AskHYS.net (3:58)
|Video||A snapshot explanation on how to navigate the AskHYS.net website. Includes a high-level overview of what survey results and resources are available on the website.|
Do I need to Log On? (3:01)
|Video||An overview of when AskHYS.net log-on access is necessary, and how to create a log-on.|
What is a Fact Sheet (2:22)
|Video||A snapshot overview of HYS Fact Sheets. Fact Sheets are one way to access HYS results.|
Generating a Fact Sheet (5:04)
|Video||A step-by-step overview of how to an HYS Fact Sheet, and what is included on a Fact Sheet.|
Fact Sheet Content (0:33)
|Video||Information on how to find out which survey questions and survey forms correspond with Fact Sheet results.|
What is a Frequency Report (3:43)
|Video||A snapshot of HYS Frequency Reports. Information on what data is available in Frequency Reports and how to navigate the content within the Frequency Reports.|
Opening a Frequency Report (4:10)
|Video||A step-by-step overview of how to run a Frequency Report from AskHYS.net. Details provided on what data is available through Frequency Report.|
What are Additional Reports (1:18)
|Video||An overview of what report documents are available on AskHYS.net. Additional reports can be helpful in understanding HYS methodologies.|
What is the Q x Q (1:46)
|Video||A snapshot overview of using the Q x Q tool. This tool is used to cross tabulate two HYS survey variables to see how they interact.|
Interpreting the Q x Q (2:32)
|Video||Detailed instructions on how to use the Q x Q tool, and how to understand the results. This tool is used to cross tabulate two HYS survey variables to see how they interact.|
Crosstab Limitations (4:27)
|Video||When using the Q x Q tool, some limitations may arise - Especially if there was a small number of students who completed a survey question, and/or if a survey question is not on each HYS survey form. This video explains those limitations.|
|HYS Resource & Link||Format||Description|
Template for HYS Charts
|Excel file||A template to create standardized HYS charts. Users can enter data, titles, location and more into sheet to create localized data charts.|
Tool for Determining HYS Statistical Significance
|Excel File||A tool to determine if two survey results are different from another. Enter the percentage and confidence interval for two results to test for statistical significance.|
|PDF (147 pages)||Establishes standard methods for simple frequency and crosstab analysis of Healthy Youth Survey data. Supports STATA programming of HYS analysis.|
|HYS Fact Sheets||https://www.askhys.net/FactSheets||This interactive tool provides a single page results summary about a specific HYS topic. You will be prompted to choose an HYS year, location, and topic.|
|HYS Frequency Reports||https://www.askhys.net/Reports||This interactive tool provides reports of local HYS results and frequencies of each HYS question. You will be prompted to choose an HYS year and region of interest.|
|HYS QxQ Analysis||https://www.askhys.net/Analyzer||This tool allows you to generate a results table for any question in the survey. You can also cross-tabulate two variables to look at their interaction with each other.|
|Bias Analysis||https://www.askhys.net/Reports/BiasAnalysis||Biannual summary of the bias analysis, which checks if HYS participants represent the students attending public schools in WA.|
|Analytic Reports||https://www.askhys.net/Reports/Analytic||Biannual details of the findings from each administration of the Healthy Youth Survey.|
|Risk and Protective Factor Reports||https://www.askhys.net/Reports/Analytic||Historical information and analyses of risk and protective factors in HYS data.|
|Past Participation Data||https://www.askhys.net/Past||The tables and response rates can be used to determine if HYS results are available for each location and grade level.|
Past HYS Trainings
2022 Healthy Youth Survey Regional Workshops
Workshops presented information about 2022 survey results, how to access HYS results, products available on www.AsKHYS.net, and how to interpret and communicate HYS results.
2019 Healthy Youth Survey Regional Workshops
Workshops presented information about 2018 survey results, how to access HYS results, products available on www.AsKHYS.net, and how to interpret and communicate HYS results.
Data Analysis & Technical Assistance Manual
Reviewing your survey results and need help interpreting them? This guide provides an overview of the frequency reports and suggestions for reviewing and using your results.
HYS Chart Template
Need to create a chart with HYS results? Here is a template that makes charts similar to the HYS PowerPoint slides.
Testing for Significant Differences
Need to determine if two survey results are different from another? Here is a tool for testing statistical significance. You need the percentage and confidence interval for two results.
- What is AskHYS.net?
- Do I need to Log On?
- What is a Fact Sheet?
- Generating a Fact Sheet.
- Fact Sheet Content.
- What is a Frequency Report.
- Opening a Frequency Report.
- What are Additional Reports?
- What is the QxQ?
- Interpreting QxQ Results.
- Crosstab Limitations.