How to add a teacher or co-teacher to your class

All teachers have the same permissions. This means that co-teachers can approve delete or edit posts, invite and approve family members, edit the class list, etc.

  1. Tap your Profile Icon and select the class you want to add a co-teacher to.
  2. Tap the wrench in the top right corner and tap 'Manage Teachers'.
  3. Type in your co-teacher's email address and tap 'Invite teacher'.
  4. Your co-teacher will receive an email with a special invite link. They should click the link to accept your invite. They can create a new Seesaw account or sign in to an existing account.

If your co-teacher did not receive the email, you can send an invite link from the Seesaw website:

  1. Sign in at Select the class you want to add a co-teacher to.
  2. Tap the wrench in the top right corner.
  3. Tap 'Manage Teachers'.
  4. Tap 'Click here to generate a co-teacher invite link'.
  5. Send this link to them and they can sign up as a co-teacher in your class. This link can only be used once and expires after 7 days.

Please note that adding a co-teacher to your Seesaw for Schools class does not provide co-teachers with access to Seesaw premium features.

  • Seesaw's premium features are only available to the teacher who is on a Seesaw for Schools subscription or is on a Premium Features trial.
  • Teachers who should be part of a Seesaw for Schools subscription will need to be approved or added by a Seesaw for Schools admin in addition to being added as a co-teacher on a class. 


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