The results of a Check for Understanding (CFU) can be viewed at any time. Results include an aggregate of student responses to the assessment items. Results can be viewed online or as a downloaded (exported) PDF file.
Please note this feature is intended as a formative method of assessment to help drive instruction and is not meant as a means for collecting grades for individual students. CFUs can be administered throughout the course of a unit, used as an "Exit Slip", or given as a unit pre-test to gauge students' prior knowledge.
SITE ACCESS: TEKS Resource System Components > Assessment Center > Create/View Check for Understanding > View Results
To download a file of the results/responses of a Check for Understanding, click on Export in the Actions column for the desired Check for Understanding in the queue area.
To view the response results of a Check for Understanding, click on View Results in the Actions column for the desired Check for Understanding in the queue area.
A Check for Understanding Summary displays at the top of the View Results page. The Summary indicates the number of responses/participants, the number of questions, whether the Check for Understanding is active or inactive, and the average score of all collective participants. To download a file of the response results, click the Export Results button.
The downloaded document contains similar information displayed on the View Results page. It indicates the total number of responses for each answer choice (Count), the percentage of respondents that selected each answer choice (Average), the tally of individuals that answered an item (Number of Respondents), and the standards associated with each item (Standards). Correct responses are highlighted and accompanied by "Correct Answer" text.
The Question Analysis Overview section of the View Results page breaks down the individual results of the Check for Understanding.
a. To sort the results by question number in ascending or descending order, click on Sort by Question under the Question column.
b. Click on an individual question number to jump to its details further down the page.
c. To sort the results by Average or Score, click Sort by Average/Score. This will organize the data to display the average of each question in ascending or descending order.
d. The Answers/Score column displays the percentage of participants who selected each answer choice for a given question. The correct answer is denoted with green highlighting and a green check mark beside it.
Incorrect answers are highlighted in red with a red 'X' beside them.
The key at the top of the Question Analysis Overview section further explains what is indicated by each highlight color and outline.
e. The Standards Addressed column lists the standards associated with each individual question. Click on the standard hyperlink to view its full text on the Browse Standards page of the website.
The key at the top of the Question Analysis Overview section further explains what each standard color and letter abbreviation represents.
The Standards Addressed section lists all standards associated with the Check for Understanding, including a Standard Preview (standard text itself), the number of Times Used throughout the Check for Understanding, and the Question Occurrence. The Question Occurrence details the question number where that particular standard is addressed and the average score for that question.
Below the Standards Addressed area, each question is displayed on the page and provides the Number of Respondents for that item, the total number of responses for each answer choice (Count), the percentage of respondents that selected each answer choice (Average), and the standards associated with each item (Standards). The correct answer is denoted with green highlighting and a green check mark beside it.