Canvas For Parents
Access Canvas, Canvas Navigation and Parent Features in Walkthrough Videos

Canvas for the Parent

A recording of a live webinar offered to PWCS parents. Discover how to set up your parent account in Canvas, learn how to navigate Canvas,  see what a course looks with when observing a student, and compare the mobile app experience. 


Canvas for Parents: Setting up your Account

In this video we walkthrough setting up your Canvas Parent Observer account using the student pairing code obtained by your child’s student Canvas account.


Canvas for Parents: Canvas Navigation

In this video we walkthrough navigating around Canvas and discovering Canvas vocabulary. The tutorial shows the navigation of Canvas from the web perspective and from the mobile parent application.


Canvas for Parents: Courses

In this video, we walkthrough navigating a course in Canvas from the parent perspective. We discuss and define modules, accessing the class zoom invitation, entering teacher office hours, and reviewing and assignments. The video shows the perspective from the web and mobile parent app.


Canvas for Parents: Inbox & Messaging

In this video, we show how to use the inboxing feature to read, reply, and compose a message to your child’s teacher. We also walkthrough how using the mobile application, parents can send a message to their child’s teacher in regards to an assignment. The video shows the perspective of the web view and the mobile parent app.


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