This article provides a brief overview of the modules available to teachers. Each section has embedded links for more in-depth learning on each module.

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When you login to your account, the Home module serves as the landing page. It contains tiles for each of your classes.

  • You can rearrange your class tiles by dragging and dropping.
  • You can add a class by clicking on Add Class.
  • Clicking on a class tile will take you to a page containing the students enrolled in class. For more information, see the next section titled Classes.

For more information on the Home module, click HERE

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The Classes module contains all of the information you need to know about your classes and students. See below for links to each of the sections of the Classes module.

*this page is also where you assign groups and recognitions to your students.

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The Lessons module is where you can build and assign lessons to give to your students.

For more information on Lessons, click HERE.

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The Bookshelf module is where you can upload resources that you can then share with students or teachers. 

For more information on the Bookshelf, click HERE

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The Assessments module is where you can create, edit, assign, and grade your assessments.

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The Gradebook module is where you can view student grades based on points or standards. You can also create Plus (+) Assessments in either gradebook.

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The Poll module allows you to create and send polls to your students for quick feedback.

For more information on the Poll module, click HERE

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The Blog module allows you to provide a way for you and your students to communicate using a blog format.

For more information on the Blog module, click HERE

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The Analytics module is where you can analyze many different types of data housed within Otus.

  • 3rd Party - for more on 3rd Party Data reports, click HERE
  • Attendance - for more on Attendance reports, click HERE
  • Recognitions - for more on Recognition reports, click HERE
  • Participation - for more on Participation reports, click HERE
  • Blog - for more on Blog reports, click HERE
  • Assessment - for more on Assessment reports, click HERE
  • Standards - for more on Standards reports, click HERE

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The Calendar module allows you to keep track of events and due dates. You can also link your Google calendar to your Otus calendar.

For more information on the Calendar module, click HERE

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The Help module will take you directly to the webpage where you can search for help articles, such as this one.

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What's Next?

Now that you have an overview of the different modules, here are some additional links to check out!

View and Edit Class Information

Types of Assessments: Overview

Analytics Overview

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