Canvas: How to add support personnel as observers, especially our paraeducators and Special Education teachers.

Adding support personal as observers:


  1. In your class, go to People, the blue link on the left side.
  2. Click on + People
  3. Type out the email of the support personnel.  You can add several of them at once if you separate with commas.
  4. For Role, select “Observer,” then click Next.
  5. On the next screen, make sure the name matches the individual you wish to add, and click on Add Users.
  6. Once you return to the People screen, scroll down to their name and click on the three vertical dots
  7. Click on Link to Students
  8. Type in the student(s) names and click on the student you wish for them to observe.
  9. Click on Update
  10. Repeat this for each student and observer in your class as needed.


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