• Parent App

    Back to the Parent Access directory   Purpose FAQs Setup Workflow Purpose The purpose of this guide is to define the setup and user workflow for parent access through the Parent App. ...
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  • Canvas Icon Comparisons PDF

    This document outlines common meanings for icons that are utilized in multiple areas of Canvas.   View Canvas Icon Comparisons PDF   Last update: 2020-02-15
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  • Student Grade Visibility Flowchart

    This flowchart outlines how and when an instructor may use the posting policies feature to manage  student grade visibility in a course.    View the Student Grade Visibility Flowchart PDF ...
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  • Canvas Course Role Permissions PDF

    This document discusses course-level permissions. Using the information in this document, you may be able to troubleshoot permissions-related questions from your users or create custom roles for your account.   ...
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  • Canvas Account Role Permissions PDF

    This document specifically discusses account-level and sub-account-level permissions. Using the information in this document, you may be able to troubleshoot permissions-related questions from your users or create cus...
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  • Trust Account User Roles and Expectations

    About Trust Accounts Definitions User Roles and Expectations Student Instructor Admin Logins CSV About Trust Accounts A trust relationship allows one Canvas account to trust another Canvas ...
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  • Canvas Default Account Reports PDF

    This document outlines the descriptions of the default Canvas reports, their configurations, and CSV export format and data.    View Canvas Default Account Reports PDF   Last update: 2019-12...
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  • Canvas Notifications PDF

    Canvas includes a set of default notification preferences you can receive for your courses. However, you can change the default settings by selecting your own notification preferences. These preferences only appl...
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  • Resource Documents - Table of Contents

    All Users Administrators Instructors Observers   All UsersCanvas Course Role Permissions PDF Canvas File Quotas PDF Canvas HTML Editor Whitelist PDF Canvas Icon Comparison PDF Canvas Keyboard Shor...
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  • Grade Definitions and Locations PDF

    This document lists all the locations where an instructors can view the grades for students in their courses and students and view their own grades.   View the Grade Definitions and Locations PDF   La...
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  • Observer Account Creation and Pairing PDF

    This document outlines the various ways to create Canvas accounts for observers and pair them with student users. Observers may observe a student in individual courses or in all courses in which the student is enrolle...
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  • Account and Sub-Account Role Comparisons PDF

    This document discusses the differences between root account and sub-account admin roles.   View the Account and Sub-Account Role Comparison PDF   Last update: 2019-10-19   This PDF can als...
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  • Peer Review Tips PDF

    In Canvas, assigned peer reviews currently display inaccurate peer review due dates on the students' Dashboard To Do list. This document discusses how to work around that limitation.    View the Peer Review...
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  • Canvas Theme Editor Components PDF

    This document discusses components used to create custom Canvas themes for an institution.   View the Canvas Theme Editor Components PDF   Last update: 2019-09-21   This PDF can also b...
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  • Canvas Account Comparisons PDF

    This document compares the features available in paid Canvas accounts and Free-for-Teacher accounts.   View Canvas Account Comparisons PDF   Last update: 2019-08-17   This PDF can also...
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  • Canvas Media Comparison PDF

    This document compares how media content can be uploaded and recorded in Canvas, Canvas Studio, and the Canvas mobile apps.   View Canvas Media Comparison PDF   Last update: 2019-08-09   Th...
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  • Canvas Equation Editor Tips: Advanced View PDF

    This document provides instruction for using LaTex in the Advanced View of the Canvas Equation Editor.   View the Canvas Equation Editor Tips: Advanced View PDF   Last update: 2017-12-09   This ...
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  • Parent Registration

    Back to the Parent Access directory   Parent RegistrationFAQs Canvas accounts are not created by the institution, rather parents create their Canvas accounts themselves using a self registration process. Parents...
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  • Provisioning Parent Accounts

    Back to the Parent Access directory Purpose FAQs Setup User Workflow Purpose The purpose of this guide is to outline provisioning Canvas accounts for parents.     FAQs Parent...
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  • Terms, Courses, and Section Enrollments PDF

    This document discusses term, course, and section dates and how they interact with each other in Canvas. This document also discusses options available to extend or limit course access and visibility.    ...
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