Canvas: Password Reset For Parent "Observer"

Last modified on 12/10/2020

How to request a password reset to your auto-created parent "observer" user account in Canvas.



1. Go to

2. Click "I am a Parent"

"I'm a parent" button

3. Click "Forgot Password?"


4. Enter your ParentVue User Name (might be in either of the following formats: "ttsdsbarnard" or "") and then click "Request Password"

prompt to enter parentvue user name

5. Check your email for a password reset for your CANVAS PARENT user.  Follow the password reset/set directions and link. 

6. Match your password to ParentVUE, if desired (or come up with a new one)

7. Log in to Canvas parent user.

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