Click the Chrome icon to launch Chrome browser.
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
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.
Now you're signed in. Click Got It.
Notice your name at the top right of your browser.
Click the the horizontal lines at the top right. This is your menu.
Check Show bookmarks bar
Type canvas ccisd into the omnibox (address bar)
Click Log In to Canvas
Click Parent of a Canvas User?
Click Get Started and check your email.
Find the message from Canvas Notification
Follow the link
Type in a password you will remember.
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 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