• How do I view a course front page in the Parent app on my iOS device?

    You can view a course front page for the student(s) you are observing in the Parent app. Note: A course front page will only display if a front page is selected as the course homepage in Canvas. View Courses ...
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  • How do I download the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    Download the Canvas Parent app on your iOS device to engage in your child's education. The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps. Op...
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  • How do I get help with the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    From the Help Menu, you can reference the Canvas Guides, report a problem with the app, request a new feature, and view the Terms of Use. Open User Menu Tap the Menu icon. Open Help Tap the Help link...
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  • How do I view alerts in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    The Alerts page displays assignment and grade alerts for the student(s) you are observing. Learn how to set alerts about a student's coursework. Open Alerts In the Dashboard, tap the Alerts icon. View Al...
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  • How do I set alerts for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    The User Menu allows you to manage alerts for students linked to your observer account. You can view your alerts on the Alerts page. Open User Menu Tap the Menu icon. Manage Students To manage studen...
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  • How do I link additional students to my account in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    You can link your Canvas account to additional student accounts from the Canvas Parent app. To link your account, you will need a student pairing code provided by your student, their instructor, or an admin from your ...
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  • How do I use the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    The Canvas Parent app lets you view a student’s course events, upcoming assignments, and grades. You can also add and view multiple students in your account. Notes: The Canvas Parent app uses your device's set...
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  • How do I view courses for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    The Courses page displays the current courses for the student(s) you are observing. View Courses By default, the Dashboard displays the courses list for the student you are viewing. Open Course To vi...
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  • How do I log out of the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    You can easily log out of Canvas Parent when you are finished using the app. Open User Menu To open the User Menu, tap the Menu icon. Log Out Tap the Log Out link. Previous Topic:How do I get help...
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  • How do I log in to the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    In the Canvas Parent app, you can log in with Canvas observer credentials to view student course information. If you do not have a Canvas account, you can create an account in the Parent app. Open App Open you...
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  • How do I view the calendar of events and assignments for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    The Week page displays a calendar of assignments and events for the student(s) you are observing. Open Week In the Dashboard, tap the Week icon. View Week The Week page shows all assignments and even...
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  • How do I create a reminder for an assignment or event in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    You can set reminders through the Courses page or the Week page. You can choose the date and time that you would like to receive the reminder. Reminders are sent as push notifications to your device. View Courses ...
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  • Canvas Parent iOS Guide - Table of Contents

    Observers Admins ObserversHow do I download the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device? How do I create an account in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device? How do I log in to the Canvas Parent app on my iOS dev...
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  • How do I get help with the Student app on my Android device?

    You can reference the Canvas Guides and get mobile help directly on your mobile device. This lesson outlines the five default help links that may be included in the Help menu for your institution. However, your instit...
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  • How do I log in to the Student app on my Android device?

    Once you download the Canvas Student app from the Play Store, you can use the app to log in to your Canvas account. You must have an account to log in to Canvas. The Canvas Student app will ask you for the name of you...
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  • How do I add DocViewer annotations in the Teacher app on my iOS device?

    When viewing assignment submissions, you may be able to add annotated comments in the submission. Canvas DocViewer is a tool that allows annotations in online assignment submissions. Annotations made in Canvas Teacher...
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  • How do I view the To-Do List in the Student app on my Android device?

    The To-Do List gives you a quick view of upcoming course activities that you have not yet completed. The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the sam...
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  • How do I grade an assignment submission in the Teacher app on my Android device? [DOC-17791]

    You can grade assignment submissions using SpeedGrader in the Teacher app. You can enter an assignment score or use a rubric to grade a submission. When you are finished grading an assignment for a student, swipe left...
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  • How do I hide grades for an assignment in the Teacher app on my Android device? [DOC-17740]

    If the New Gradebook is enabled in your course, you can manually hide grades in the Teacher app for an assignment. When an assignment is hidden, students can still view and submit the assignment, but the grade will be...
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  • How do I use the Rich Content Editor in the Teacher app on my iOS device?

    You can use the Rich Content Editor to edit and format text in the Teacher app. The Rich Content Editor is available in Assignments, Announcements, Discussions, Pages, and Quizzes. View Rich Content Editor You...
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