Can parents have a special account too?

If you need to give parents access to your course, you can enroll them either as regular students or observer (user who can see all content as a teacher, but can't edit it).

We don't have a dedicated "parent" role, nor we will in any foreseeable future. Our core user is high school/university teacher. As long as we would like to serve all possible use-cases, it is simply impossible to do well enough. Thus, we focus on a particular segment and try to make it as good as possible. We are big fans of 
Pareto principle

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