Dear GCPEA Parents,

Please check your GCC email for notifications of when the online lectures/discussions/rug time will occur. 
Students should login to Canvas during their regular class time and join any discussions that are happening
or download and set up the Canvas app on your phone. Then click on the notification link when you are alerted. You will then be taken to the class discussion.
You should receive a notification on your phone of when your classes discussion is starting, if you download the app, allow notifications, and enter your GCC email
and phone number.  Phone numbers set up in your app are private and cannot be seen by everyone.


YOUR ATTENDANCE MATTERS SIGNIFICANTLY!

Thank you for helping us continue instruction and keep our program strong!

CANVAS LOGIN GUIDE
You may Right click on the link and click “open hyperlink” or copy and paste the URL
(Internet Explorer is not compatible with Canvas.)
https://www.glendale.edu/class-schedule/distance-education/canvas
1. Put your student ID number in the Username field.
2. Put your first name first initial and your last name first initial in CAPITAL LETTERS , then the “@” sign, and then your birthday in the mmddyy format in the Password field. Click the Help button for clear instructions.
For example: Mary Smith, born on January 1st, 1980
Her password would be: MS@010180
You will be asked to change your password the first time you login. The new password must be eight characters long and have at least one capital letter, one lowercase letter, one real number and one symbol in it. It cannot have the student’s name in it.


Canvas Login Help: Spanish, Russian, Armenian, Farsi
What if I forgot my Canvas Password? Reset Instructions here (pdf)
How to reset student email password so you can reset Canvas password? Instructions here (pdf)

CANVAS ON YOUR PHONE
Canvas has both an iOS and Android Student App for your mobile device.
For more information about the apps, you can check out these resources:
-Canvas Student App for iOS
-Canvas Student App for Android


STEP 1: LOG IN TO CANVAS
-Open the app and click on Find my school.
-Type in Glendale Community College. (Make certain to choose Glendale in CA.)
-Log in using the same GCC Credentials you use for email.
-Click on Login.


STEP 2: FIND YOUR COURSE Click on your course. You will now see another menu. This is your course navigation menu.

STEP 3: CHECK THE COURSE ANNOUNCEMENTS
Click on Announcements in the course navigation menu. Your instructor will be posting information about how to access your course here.


STEP 4: ACCESS YOUR COURSE MATERIALS
Your instructor should have course materials uploaded to Canvas. Here are a few places you can find your course content in your course navigation menu. (This can vary from instructor to instructor.)
-Files
-Syllabus
-Modules


STEP 5: CLASS MEETINGS
You will still need to attend classes during your scheduled class time. Your instructor will let you know the tool that they have decided to use. Most instructors will be using Conferences in Canvas.
To access your Conference:
-Click on Conferences in the course navigation menu.
-Click on Join to access your conference.
-Choose your audio preference and Allow Conferences to access your microphone.
-Confirm you hear audio.
To access your webcam, click on the WebCam icon and Allow Conferences to access
your camera, you might need to click Start Sharing.

If you have difficulty with computer login, try:

CANVAS ON YOUR COMPUTER BROWSERS
Canvas works with the following browsers:
-Chrome
-Firefox (Extended Releases are not supported*)
-Edge
-Safari
(Internet Explorer is not compatible with Canvas.)


STEP 1: LOG IN TO CANVAS
Go to the GCC Portal, http://portal.glendale.edu.
-Log in using the same GCC Credentials you use for email.
-Click on Login.
-Click on Canvas.


STEP 2: FIND YOUR COURSE
Use the global navigation menu (the menu in red) to access your dashboard. Your current courses should appear. (Locate your course using the course name and ticket number.)
Click on your course. You will now see another menu. This is your course navigation menu.
Then Continue with STEP 3 above

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