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How to sign into canvas as a parent on the web

Sign Into Canvas as a Parent on the Web

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Click the Chrome icon to launch Chrome browser.

Click the Chrome icon to launch Chrome browser.

Click the icon that looks like a person at the top right of your browser window.

Click the icon that looks like a person at the top right of your browser window.

Sign into Chrome using your Gmail username.   You do not need to type in the @gmail.com

Sign into Chrome using your Gmail username. You do not need to type in the @gmail.com

You'll see this screen asking for your email. You can just enter your short username like mine.

You'll see this screen asking for your email. You can just enter your short username like mine.

Enter your password. You'll notice that Google recognizes your account.

Enter your password. You'll notice that Google recognizes your account.

Now you're signed in. Click Got It.

Now you're signed in. Click Got It.

Notice your name at the top right of your browser.

Notice your name at the top right of your browser.

Click the the horizontal lines at the top right. This is your menu.

Click the the horizontal lines at the top right. This is your menu.

Click Bookmarks

Click Bookmarks

Check Show bookmarks bar

Check Show bookmarks bar

Type canvas ccisd into the omnibox (address bar)

Type canvas ccisd into the omnibox (address bar)

Click Log In to Canvas

Click Log In to Canvas

Click Parent of a Canvas User?

Click Parent of a Canvas User?

Enter your name (parent name), your full email addresses, and have your child enter his/her username and password.   Be sure to check the box agreeing to the privacy policy.

Enter your name (parent name), your full email addresses, and have your child enter his/her username and password. Be sure to check the box agreeing to the privacy policy.

Click Get Started and check your email.

Click Get Started and check your email.

Find the message from Canvas Notification

Find the message from Canvas Notification

Follow the link

Follow the link

Type in a password you will remember.

Type in a password you will remember.

You are now in Canvas as an Observer linked directly to your student.

You are now in Canvas as an Observer linked directly to your student.

Click the star in order to book mark or favorite this site

Click the star in order to book mark or favorite this site

Click Done.    You're done!  Contact me directly if you are still having problems, and comment on this guide if you have any suggestions.

Click Done. You're done! Contact me directly if you are still having problems, and comment on this guide if you have any suggestions.

  • 1.0 Chrome browser
  • 1.0 WIFI or other Internet connection
  • 1.0 Your child's username
  • 1.0 Your child's password