You can sign-up as an observer (see course content but cannot participate) for your student's course(s) by knowing your student's Canvas username and password and using this URL: https://cabarrus.instructure.com/.
View and read announcements
View assignments index page
View the calendar
Join conferences, if invited
Join collaborations, if invited
View personal inbox
Send conversation messages to instructor and student they are observing
View the dashboard
View and read discussions
View files unless they are locked
View grades of student they are observing and filter, view scores and dates, and print grades
View modules and see due dates, point values, etc.
View pages and contribute if the instructor enables the Anyone can edit it setting
View profile pictures, if available
View quizzes index page
Comment on announcements or discussions
Submit assignments or quizzes
View course rosters
Send conversation messages to students in the course they are not observing
View locked files or folders
View unpublished courses
NOTE: If you have an account and it is asking for a pairing code please see the directions above for how a student can generate a pairing code for you.