Using a Chromebook with O365 and GaVS Classroom (Canvas)
Posted by Kelli Robinson on 09 September 2020 04:39 PM

If you would like to use O365 to create new files on your Chromebook, follow these steps.

Go to and login to O365 if you have not already done so. You will use the same GaVS email address and password as is used for the GaVS Classroom (Canvas).

Sign in

This will take you to O365 where you can access any of the web-based programs. You do not need to Install Office to use any programs from the web.

O365 web-based programs

Use Word or another program as needed to complete your assignment. Name your document and then you will see it in OneDrive.

O365 AppsTest Document

Now it is time to submit the completed assignment. Go to Assignments in GaVS Classroom (Canvas) and find the assignment you are wanting to submit and select Submit Assignment.

Submit Assignment

Select the Office 365 tab. Select Browse to find the document to submit.

Office 365 Access

If you have not logged into Office 365 from within GaVS Classroom (Canvas), you may need to login again.

O365 Login

Find the file you want to attach to the Assignment.

OneDrive Example

Select with a checkmark to the left of the name, select Attach File, and then Submit Assignment.

Attach File

Submit Assignment

You can confirm after submitting the document to the right side of the page.

Submission Details






Georgia Department of Education