The following article is for family use of the app. For teacher use, click here. For student use, click here.

What Can a Family Account do on the Mobile App?

Logging In

Login to the Otus app the same way you would on your computer. If you usually use Google SSO on your computer, you should login to the app using Google SSO as well.


Notification Feed (Home Page)

The home page for the mobile app is the notification feed. This will mirror your notification feed that you see on your computer. 

➡️ Assessment Notifications

  • You will receive a notification when your student is assigned an assessment or when an assessment has been graded

  • Clicking on the graded assessment notification will take you directly to the results of that assessment.

➡️ Class Board Notifications

  • You will receive a notification when a new post has been added to your student's class board.

  • Clicking on the class board notification takes you to the post. You will be able to see any comments the teacher or your student has made.

  • You can also open any attachments on that post.

➡️ Recognition Notifications

  • You will receive a notification when your student has been given a recognition.

  • Clicking on a recognition notification will show you the student's individual recognition data.

➡️ Lesson Notifications

  • You will receive a notification when your student is assigned a lesson and when they complete a lesson


Overall Percentage & Individual Assessment Scores

You can view your student's overall grade, as well as their scores on assessments.

➡️ Overall Percentage & Assessment Scores

  • Step 1: Navigate to Classes (at the bottom) and select the class you wish to see details for.

  • Step 2: To see the individual assessment scores, expand the Assessments menu.

  • Step 3: To see a breakdown of the standards on that assessment, select assessment

➡️ Performance on Standards

You can view your student's performance on assessed standards.

  • Step 1: Navigate to Classes (at the bottom) and select the class you wish to see details for.

  • Step 2: Expand the Standards menu. 

  • Step 3: To see a breakdown, select the standard. This will show you what assessments that standard has been on.

➡️ Recognitions

  • Step 1: Navigate to Classes (at the bottom) and select the class you wish to see details for.

  • Step 2: To see the recognitions, expand the Recognitions menu. Clicking on one will show you each instance that recognition was given.

  • Step 3: This list shows you all of the times that recognition has been given. Select one of them to see more details.

  • Step 4: This will show you if a comment was left, along with the date and time the recognition was given.


Email a Teacher

You can email your student's teacher by going through the following process:

  • Step 1: Navigate to Classes (at the bottom) and select the class you wish to send an email to the teacher for.

  • Step 2: Select the teacher's email address just under the class icon. This will automatically open up your email app.


Settings

In Settings, you can:

➡️ Choose to view information for a different student

  • Activate the toggle next to the student you wish to view the information for.

  • Enter in the student code and choose your relationship to the student.

  • Select Add.

➡️ Change the mastery setting you are viewing:

  • Select Mastery Setting

  • Choose the desired mastery setting and select Done.

➡️ Change the grading period you are viewing

  • Select the school.

  • Choose the grading period you want to view, then select Done.

➡️ Log Out

  • Select Log Out


Not a family member? Here are articles for teachers and students:


Need to download the app? Here's where you can find them:

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