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How do I use the Dashboard in the Teacher app on my iOS device?

The Canvas Teacher app Dashboard displays your active courses. It can also display course invitations and announcements from your institution.

View Dashboard

View Dashboard

The Dashboard displays all your current courses and groups.

When viewing courses, you can manage how they display in the Dashboard, including background colors and favorite courses. Learn how to manage courses.

Select Dashboard Layout

Select Dashboard Layout

You can select between a grid layout and a one-column layout on the Dashboard.

To change the layout, you can can tap the Layout Selection icon.

View Course Invitation

View Course Invitation

If you have been invited to join a course, you can view the course invitation on your Dashboard. To accept the invitation, tap the Accept button [1]. To decline the invitation, tap the Decline button [2].

View Global Announcement

View Global Announcement

If a global announcement has been sent to users at your institution, you can view the announcement on your Dashboard. To read the announcement, tap the announcement.

Open Course

Open Course or Group

To open a course, tap the course name.

View Navigation Menu

View Navigation Menu

Within each course, you can view the navigation links that are available in the browser version of Canvas.