How do I compare students' formative and benchmark assessment scores in a tracker?
You can compare students' formative and benchmark assessment results in a tracker using Comparison Mode.
Benchmark assessment results are not included in a tracker's standards columns mastery calculations. However, Comparison Mode allows you to view students' formative and benchmark scores side-by-side in standards columns. This view allows you to identify discrepancies or trends among student assessment scores and performance.
In the Global Navigation menu, click the Trackers link . In the Trackers page, click a tracker name link .
Enable Comparison Mode
In a tracker, benchmark assessments are indicated by a B label . Locate the benchmark assessment you want to compare and hover over the benchmark assessment name . Then click the Compare option .
View Comparison Scores
When in Comparison Mode, the benchmark header displays an Active label .
Only standards assessed in the benchmark are affected by Comparison Mode. Each affected standard column displays students' formative and benchmark assessment mastery levels side-by-side .
Formative assessment scores display on the left , and benchmark scores display on the right .
If a student's formative and benchmark scores match, the standard score cells display darkened .
Disable Comparison Mode
To turn off Comparison Mode, hover over the benchmark header  and click the Compare Off option .