Parent Canvas Sign Up

How to Sign Up to Become a Canvas (Parent) Observer 


Click here to view the Observer Guides from Canvas. 


Steps to become an Observer (set-up is easiest from a desktop or laptop): 

  1. Student signs in to (access under Staff Links on ABSS website). 
  2. Click on the red Canvas icon.
  3. Click on Account (left menu).
  4. Click on Settings.
  5. Click on “Pair with Observer” in the bottom left corner. A code will appear.
  6. In another tab/window, visit
  7. Click “Parent of a Canvas User” in the top right corner. 
  8. Complete Parent Information and enter the pairing code provided in Step 5 to set up your account. 
  9. Bookmark to log into your account at a later time. You can also download the Canvas Parent app on your phone or mobile device.