The Main Admin account includes administrative capabilities that are not accessible from any other account type, but still has the same features as teacher and admin accounts.
This article provides a brief overview of the modules available in the Main Admin account. 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!
When you log into the Main Admin account, the District module serves as the landing page. It contains tiles for each of your school sites, and a sub-navigation menu.
The sections of the District module are as follows:
Sites: The sites (schools) in the district.
Teachers: Search the teachers in the district.
Students: Search the students in the district.
Student Groups: Create, edit, view, or delete student groups.
Teacher Groups: Create, edit, view, or delete teacher groups.
Recognitions: Create, edit, view, or delete recognitions.
The Analytics module is where you can analyze the student data housed within Otus.
The sections of the Analytics module for the Main Admin are as follows:
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. The Main Admin account can see this information for all classes in the district.
The sections of the Classes module are as follows:
Students: clicking on a student tile will take you to their student profile.
The Lessons module is where you can build and assign lessons to give to students. The Main Administrator can see assigned lessons for any class in the district, as well as create lessons.
The Bookshelf module is where you can upload resources that you can then share with students or teachers. The Main Administrator can see the bookshelf for any class in the district, as well as add resources to the bookshelf.
The Assessments module is where you can create, edit, assign, and grade your assessments. The Main Administrator can see assigned assessments for any class in the district.
From this page, you can:
The Gradebook module is where you can view student grades based on assessments or standards. The Main Administrator can see the gradebook for any class in the district, as well as add or edit grades.
There are two views in the gradebook:
Otus Plans allows educators to design individualized learning plans for each student and track their progress throughout the year.
The Blog module allows you to provide a way for you and your students to communicate using a blog format. The Main Administrator can see the blog for any class in the district.
The Control Center is where the Main Admin can control many district-specific settings.
The sections of the Control Center are as follows:
The Help module will take you directly to the webpage where you can search for help articles, such as this one.