Otus has customizable space for regular writing activity. This is a great way for students to have conversations with their peers or answer specific teacher provided prompts. Teachers also have the option to create the posts ahead of time and set for students to view at a later date.

To start, select Blog from the home screen. Then select Create Post.

Select the class(s) you would like to share the blog post with.

Enter a title for your post, if desired, upload an image for your blog post and write your blog in the text field.

Interested in adding an image or file to your blog post? Click HERE

Post Now: Will immediately publish the blog

Scheduled: Allows you to select a date for the blog to publish.

Publish: Will publish the blog with the settings selected. If Scheduled was selected, it will only be available for viewing when that date has been reached. If Post Now was selected, it will immediately publish the blog post.

Save as Draft: Will not publish the blog. It will save the blog for editing and will not be available for viewing until you select the Publish button.

Want more information on blog settings, such as sharing and commenting? Click the link below!

Want to know WHO (teachers/parents/students) sees WHAT when it comes to Blogs? Click the link below!

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