Formative Assessment

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…


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:…


what is standards based grading for k-12 schools

What is standards-based grading?

Standards-based grading is a shift many K-12 school systems are implementing to measure student…


5 Ways Technology Complicates Standards-Based Grading

If any of the challenges listed below are ones that sound familiar to you, schedule a 30-minute…


Have report cards driven a wedge between parents and standards-based grading?

As the school year begins, educators are reminded that parents have their own school experiences…


Self-Awareness + Bad News = Great Product

In late October, Joey Shulman, our UX Manager, settled into his chair to interview an Otus user. I…


How to Choose The Best Formative Assessment Tool for Your Classroom

If you’ve ever used digital formative assessment tools before, you know they provide a meaningful…


A Gradebook Built for Standards

Traditional gradebooks are good at showing student performance on total individual assignments.…