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How do I set alerts for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my Android device?

How do I set alerts for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my Android device?

In the Canvas Parent app, you can set alerts and receive notifications about your linked students' course activity and progress. You can view your alerts on the Alerts page.

Open User Menu

Open User Menu

In the Dashboard, tap the Menu icon.

Open Manage Students

Open Manage Students

Tap the Manage Students link.

Open Student Alert Page

Open Student Alert Page

Tap the name of a student.

Set Alerts

Set Alerts

You can enable or disable missing assignment, course announcement, and institution announcement alerts. To manage a toggle alert, tap the alert toggle button [1].

You can also receive course and assignment grade alerts. To manage grade alerts, tap the grade criteria link [2].

Set Grade Percentage Criteria

Set Grade Percentage Criteria

Enter a number in the Percentage field [1]. Then tap the Save link [2].

Note: You can disable a grade percentage alert by re-opening the alert and tapping the Never link [3].

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