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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…


Student and Teacher Flags are Now Called Groups

Otus has always included a feature allowing teachers to group students by creating “Flags.” This is…


Otus and GradeCam Partner to Increase Teacher Efficiencies for Formative and Summative Assessments

Otus and GradeCam Partner to Increase Teacher Efficiencies for Formative and Summative Assessments…


Otus Partners With CESA Purchasing to Expand Reach in Wisconsin

Partnership offers preferred pricing for K-12 School Districts Across State Otus is a Chicago-based…


Otus for eLearning/Snow Days in IL

A guide to using Otus as an eLearning platform to comply with Public Act 099-0194/HB 2781 In order…


Chicago Tech Leader Ed Earley Joins Otus

Former SpotHero, Scientific Games Exec Enlisted to Scale K-12 EdTech Platform Otus is a…


Our teachers don't like standards-based grading. Now, what?

Listen to Lisa Westman discuss ways schools can overcome teacher objections to the standards-based…


What is Agile development and why should K-12 care?

Agile development is an approach to software development that emphasizes collaboration,…


10 Things We Learned About Standards-Based Grading from Lee Ann Jung

Standards-based, mastery-based, and competency-based learning all have the same end goal in mind:…


Our parents don't like standards-based grading. Now what?

Listen to Dr. Lee Ann Jung discuss ways schools can overcome parent objections to the…