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Last modified: January 26, 2022

Canvas: Parent Observer Option


I know that many of you are concerned about your student’s academic success–thank you! If you would like to be able to observe your student’s Canvas courses, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to:
  2. You will need to create an account.  You can create an account by following this how-to article: 
  3. Before you can finish your account, you will then need to pair your student’s account with yours, this article will help you generate the pairing code:                                                                                                                                                                         
  4. If you have more then one student, you will need to pair the remaining students after your account is built, this how-to article will help you complete that:                                                                                                                                                        

Canvas has an amazing how-to guide for both Students and Observers!  Many of the FAQ can be answered in these guides!