In this article, you will learn how to generate a pairing code as a student and use a pairing code as a parent observer.

In this article

Step-by-Step Instructions

First, read the Mobile Pairing Codes PDF attached.

  1. Generate code as a student:
  2.   Use the code as a parent to observe my student(s):  First, create a parent account by going to and selecting "Parent of a Canvas User" in the upper right-hand corner. Complete the Parent Signup and enter the Student Pairing Code which your student will have generated in Step 1. 
  3. To add additional students to your Canvas observer account: