We have integrated Canvas with our SIS, which added the parents as observers. While this is not an issue initially since we have not provided parents with any information about logging into Canvas, it is an issue that they are now receiving notifications, which we are not ready for them to receive until we give them login access to Canvas. Currently, there is no way for us to turn off notifications for observers at the admin level - the only option is for observers to log into their account and turn off notifications there. We would much rather be able to do this on the backend for the role, and then give parents the option to opt-in to notifications.
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