How do I check task completion/progress?

Being able to check how your students are progressing with their work is a valuable way for you to monitor and guide their learning.

Go to Tasks from your Control Panel.

Tasks tab in the Control Panel highlighted by an arrow

Click into the progress section of the task.

The red [Number] Need Attention indicator tells you if there are Long Answer responses that are unattempted (blank), too short, or gibberish. You can see all flagged responses from the Tasks tab at a glance, saving you time!

Progress section of a task tile

For tasks based on Smart Lesson content

A Task Summary appears at the top of the progress report, with some brief information about how many students have been assigned the task and how far through it they are. This information also appears in the form of a pie graph.

Image depicting the Task Summary section in the Progress tab of a Task

Insights are handy pieces of information, outlining at a glance how well your students are progressing with their task. Here, you can find out if any students are struggling with a section, or if some have completed sections.

Image depicting the Insights section of the Progress tab of a Task

Scroll down to view the overall completion of the lesson for individual students in the Students' Progress section.

Image depicting the Students' Progress section of the Progress tab of a Task

Click on a student's name to see a breakdown of that individual student's results. 

The View Details button to access individual results highlighted by an arrow

Click any of the task sections to see the student's overall accuracy for these questions. There will also be an option to view any work that students have done, where available.

Image depicting an individual student's Task results

For tasks based on vocabulary list content

Similar Task Summary information appears at the top, with additional information about how many questions students have answered.

Image Depicting the Task Summary section for a Vocabulary List task

Scroll down to Task Completion to view a breakdown of how much of the task your students have completed.

Image depicting the Task Completion section for a Vocabulary List task

Scroll down to the Students' Results box to see how far through the task individual students are, and how accurate they've been. The clock icon indicates that some of the work was completed while the task was overdue.

Student Results box in the Progress tab of a Vocabulary List Task

Select the Show me what my students are doing button to get a live update of what the students are doing if the task is in progress. You can see which students are not focused on the window, if they have a bad internet connection, who is idle, who is online and who is offline.

Show me what my students are doing button, highlighted by an arrow

Scroll right to the bottom to see Challenging Questions - how many students have attempted a difficult question, how many times they've answered that question overall, and how accurate the class has been for that question.

Image depicting the Challenging Questions section of a Task

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