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

Select the button below to get a quick overview of each module and familiarize yourself with some of the great features that Otus has to offer for every user type!


In the Home module, the student will see their Notification Feed and To Do List.

Notification Feed: The Notification Feed will display content that a student has been assigned, recognitions awarded and items that have been graded

To Do List: Displays any lessons that have not been completed

In the Classes module, they will see a tile for each of their classes. Selecting a tile will take them to the Class Board for that class.

The Lessons module is where the student will complete lessons assigned to them by the teacher.

The Bookshelf module is where the student can access all of the resources shared with them. They can also upload their own resources.

The Assessments module is where the students will take assessments, or view assessments that have been graded.

The Gradebook module is where students will view their grades for their classes.

The Reports module will allow the student to see any 3rd Party Data associated with their account.

*please note - not all student accounts will have this module.

The Poll module allows students to take polls that were sent to them from their teacher.

The Blog module allows students to create posts, as well as comment on other student and teacher posts. 

The Calendar module allows students to keep track of events and due dates. Students can also link their Google calendar to their Otus calendar.

The Portfolio module is where students can view anything they've added to their portfolio. They can also add new items to their portfolio here.

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