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Parent Canvas Account

Create a Canvas Parent Observer Account

There are 2 ways to create a parent observer account.  

     -  Create from a web browser, click here for instructions.    

     -  Create on a mobile device (phone, tablet, iPad, etc...), click here for instructions


Access your Account

Institution address for parents:

Link a Student to your Account

Ask your student, or your student's teacher, to generate a pairing code from their User Settings. Pairing codes expire after seven days. 

***If you are a Rutherford County Schools Employee, please use a personal email address. 



Contact Daniel Smith, Instructional Technology Facilitator, at [email protected] if you have problems creating, accessing, or using your parent observer account.