canvas virtual learning platform

At the beginning of each school day, students will log in to Canvas. After logging in, you will see your classroom and will be directed to further instructional material by your student’s teacher. Attendance will be recorded through Canvas.

Canvas Login ID:

If you do not know your student’s ID #, please contact your teacher or a member of our Tyler office staff. 

Password: Student 6-digit birthday

 For example, if your student was born on April 24th, 2012, their password is 042412.

DCPS PreK Technology User Guide

More information on DCPS issued PK iPad usage see this >>>  DCPS PreK Technology User Guide

DCPS Virtual Learning support hotline

Looking for more support? Call 202-442-5885 for general questions and support during virtual learning. Hours of Hotline Operation: 7:00 am – 5:30 pm. 

DCPS Reopen strong

The health, safety, and well-being of our staff, students, and families is top of mind. Read more about DCPS #REOPENSTRONG

DCPS Parent University

DCPS Parent University is a workshop series facilitated by the Office of Communications and Engagement. The workshops are an opportunity for families to share strategies and learn new ones from each other and DCPS Central Office teams. RSVP to our upcoming workshops to participate! For questions, email us at

La Universidad para Padres de DCPS es una serie de talleres facilitados por la Oficina de Comunicaciones y Participación. Los talleres son una oportunidad para que las familias compartan estrategias y aprendan nuevas de otras familias y de los equipos de la Oficina Central de DCPS. ¡Regístrese a nuestros próximos talleres! Para preguntas, envíenos un correo electrónico a


DCPS & Tyler YouTube

The DCPS YouTube page has many parent resource videos including:

Also, check out Tyler Elementary DCPS Youtube channel!

Tyler Virtual Term 1 Schedule by Grade

Download full Term 1 virtual learning schedule as of 8/24/2020.