Changing a school administrator to a teacher (District Administrators)


Only District Administrators can change a school administrator account to a teacher account. If you need to change a District Administrator account to another role, please email a request to

This article explains how you can switch the role assignment of a school administrator to that of a teacher. The process for accomplishing this task involves two separate steps; first, the School Administrator account needs to be deactivated and second, that person needs to be added back to the school as a Teacher by either adding them or inviting them. 

To change a school administrator to a teacher

  1. Follow the steps in the Activating and deactivating educators article. 
  2. Follow the steps in either the Adding educators or Inviting educators article, to add as a Teacher.

For related information, see Changing a teacher to a school administrator (Administrators).