• How do I show and hide poll results on my iOS device?

    You can show and hide poll results for a closed poll session at any time. Note: You must stop the poll session before sharing results. Open Poll In the Create Polls tab, tap the name of a poll question. ...
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  • How do I get help with the Student app on my iOS device?

    You can reference the Canvas Guides and get 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 institution m...
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  • How do I take attendance in the Teacher app on my iOS device?

    You can take attendance in your course using the Canvas Teacher app on your iOS device. The Attendance tool is configured by default to allow taking roll seven days a week. This setting is useful for courses where the...
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  • How do I view the To Do list in the Teacher app on my iOS device?

    In the Teacher app, you can use the To Do list to view and grade ungraded submissions in all your courses. To Do list items include assignments, discussions, and quizzes. Once you have graded all submissions in a To D...
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  • How do I act as a user in the Parent app on my iOS device as an admin?

    If you are an admin, you can act as a user in the Parent app and take any action in the app as if you were the observer. Only account-level users with the Act as users account permission can act as other users. This p...
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  • How do I reset my cache in the Parent app on my iOS device?

    You can reset your cache in the Canvas Parent app on your iOS device. Resetting your cache will clear all information on your device that is specific to the app, including login details and app settings. You may want ...
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  • How do I create an account in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

    In the Canvas Parent app, you can create a Canvas observer account to view student course information. If you already have an account, you can log in to the Parent app. To link yourself to a student, you will need to ...
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  • How do I view a course syllabus in the Parent app on my iOS device?

    You can view a course syllabus for the student(s) you are observing in the Parent app. Note: A course syllabus will only display if the course has a populated Syllabus page in Canvas. View Courses By default...
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  • 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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