Canvas is a Learning Management System (LMS) utilized in grades 4-12, which allows teachers to provide a personalized learning experience through instructional support, class calendars, messages, notifications, assignments, collaborative activities, and resources that are tailored to each student in one easy-to-use, easy-to-access platform.
Parent access in Canvas gives the ability to see what is going on in a course and a calendar of assignments. Below are the features available to parents:
(Please note that not all courses and teachers use all features.)
Parents must create an "Observer" account that is linked to their student(s) account. Students must use ClassLink to sign into Canvas. Parents use the official URL: https://dsisd.instructure.com/login/canvas