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5 Ways to Crush Back to School Night with Otus

Back-to-school night (open house) means it's time to meet your students' parents. This is your…


Five Reasons to Share Student Work with the World

What is an Authentic Audience? First, let's unpack a common scenario in today's classrooms.…


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Standards-Based Grading and Reporting Resources

Below is a collection of all of the standards-based grading and resources we have created over the…


Otus first day of school

3 Ways to Use Otus on the First Day of School

As you begin to plan for the 2019-20 school year, we wanted to share a few ideas on how you could…


How We Built the Ultimate Student Profile

This summer, we released a new feature that we’re really excited about -- the student profile. Our…


Otus Traverse Bay ISD

Otus Partners with Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District to Empower K-12 Educators with Data

CHICAGO, IL —July 16, 2019— Otus, a fast-growing K-12 edtech company that provides the Otus Student…


Lesson Design Ideas: Using Technology in Physical Education

Do you want to enhance your Physical Education program? Let’s explore how to take best practices…


Otus Design Ideas: Blended Learning

As a former educator and instructional technologist, I'm always on the lookout for new technology.…


Less Technology, More Efficiency

K-12 Educators Need Less Technology and More Efficiency

According to a June 2019 report by the LEARN Platform, U.S. school districts used an average of 703…


Personalized Learning with Otus and the Thrively Strengths Assessment

Student strengths, interests, and passions survey To Otus, personalized learning happens when…