What is it?
Online Classroom & Course Materials
Who is using it?
What might* I find there?
Calendar and To-Do List of upcoming due dates for all courses
Assignments and directions
In-progress Gradebook and digital feedback on assignments
Students can retrieve and turn in assignments electronically
Multimedia (links to resources, videos, audio clips)
Quizzes and other tasks to check for understanding of the material
*Canvas is used a bit differently by each teacher depending on the course material. Be sure to communicate with individual teachers about Canvas questions.
How do I set up an account?
NOTE: You will need a pairing code unique to your student. To receive one, send an email with your child's name to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have a smartphone, use the app. Click the links for step-by-step directions on using the Canvas Parent Apps (Android & iOS)
Want to sign up on your computer? bit.ly/CanvasShakopee
For more resources visit this link bit.ly/guidesforcanvas