Parent Canvas Resources

Canvas Parent Resources

The videos and resources provided below are intended to help you support your child's use of Canvas, our Learning Management System. They will also help you get started with your parent account so that you can stay informed about your child's learning and progress.

For printable, one page versions of the setup instructions, please click here

 

Creating your Parent (Observer) account

Step 1: Obtain a pairing code for your student(s)

Text Instructions

Video Instructions

Step 2: Sign up for your Canvas parent account

Signing up through the web

Text Instructions

Video Instructions

Signing up through the Canvas Parent App

Text Instructions

Video Instructions

Step 3: Adding your students to your Canvas Parent Account

Web version

Text instructions

Video Instructions

Canvas Parent App

Text Instructions

Video Instructions

Now that you have created your account and have added your students, you are ready to view the resources below.

How to log in to your Canvas Parent account

Through the web (video):

Through the Canvas Parent App (video):

How to navigate your Parent Canvas account:

Through the web (video):

Through the app (video):

How to help your child navigate their Student Canvas account

Through the web (video)

Through the app (video)

For additional support, you can visit the Canvas Help guides listed below:

Canvas Parent Guide

Canvas Student Help Guide

App Help Guides