I'm a teacher, coach or parent: How do I start using the site?


Create your account

To create your account, go to If you click Teachers, start here or Parents, start here you will be guided through the process of adding students or children.

Note: No matter what you select, your account will still allow you the option to learn, coach, or parent.  For more information about creating your account, click here.


Create / Add your children or student accounts

If you’re looking to parent or coach a student, once you've created your account, you can access Khan Academy's coaching tools by clicking your name at the top right of your screen and then selecting either Your students or Your children

Once you've created an account for yourself, you can create accounts for your students or children. If your child is under 13, their account will have special privacy considerations.

For instructions, choose the appropriate guide below.

For parents:

For educators:


Try it yourself 

Click on the "Subjects" menu at the top and start exploring! This is the best way to learn what your student or child will experience.

Check out our Resources

A coach can be a teacher, a parent, a mentor, or even a peer.  No matter who they are, coaches are there to support their students, celebrate their victories, and help them find lessons in defeat.


See also:

How can I login if I or my child is under 13 years old?
How do I create multiple child accounts?



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