Canvas

Welcome to the DSD Canvas Website

Canvas logo with school in the middle

Logging In

Teachers & Students

https://dsd.instructure.com/login/saml

You can access the website by clicking on Quicklinks on the District Home Page. The  Canvas link is under Tools.

When you click on the Canvas link, you will be taken to a page that has a Login button to click on for District Employees or Students. This will take you to either the Office 365 login screen or, if you are already logged into an Office 365 program you will be taken to your Canvas account.

Teachers

  • Use your DSD email
  • Password is your Encore Password

Students

  • Use your DSD email
  • Password is your PIN Number

Parents

https://dsd.instructure.com/login/canvas

  • Use your home email
  • Use the password you created when you created your account

For more information on creating a Parent Canvas account, click on Creating a Parent Account to the right.

 

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Information

Canvas is a Learning Management System (LMS) that provides teachers with a functional and classroom focused technology solution. The big categorical functions of Canvas are:

  • Distribute Information and Instruction -- instructional materials can be loaded and organized with the purpose of sharing and receiving information with students.
  • Assign Student Work -- scheduling and submission of student work online
  • Quizzes and Surveys
  • Grading and Feedback of Assignments

For additional help and questions regarding Canvas in the Davis School District you can contact:
District Canvas Admin: Lisa Lomax - 801-402-5241 - llomax@dsdmail.net
Canvas Curriculum Supervisor:  Belinda Kuck - 801-402-5209 - bkuck@dsdmail.net
Training/Support for Site Admins and requests for training: Cathy Larsen - 801-402-2552 - clarsen@dsdmail.net