• FAQ: Canvas and PowerTeacher Pro

        Official Canvas Document   Canvas has developed an automated integrations between PowerSchool’s student information system and the Canvas learning management system. This integration p...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Jake Owen
  • PTP Video Series - Instructors

      PTP Video Series- Importing Assignment Groups into Canvas This is our first video in the Canvas-PowerTeacher Pro video series in which we demonstrate how to import assignment groups into Canvas from PowerTeac...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Exporting Grading Scheme grade from CANVAS to Powerschool

    My school uses a rubric to convert raw points to a proportional grade on a 4pt scale. I have figured out how to have CANVAS do this conversion for me using a "grading scheme" option in the assignment set up instead of...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Turn off Previous term sync to PowerSchool

    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • "Requested" grade syncs that don't happen

    I am getting more and more overnight scheduled grade syncs falling in the "requested" category. When this happens the sync never happens and I have to go into each class (44 this morning) and manually push each class'...
    Brian Scanlan
    created by Brian Scanlan
  • "Requested" grade syncs that never happen

    I am getting more and more overnight scheduled grade syncs falling in the "requested" category. When this happens the sync never happens and I have to go into each class (44 this morning) and manually push each class'...
    Brian Scanlan
    created by Brian Scanlan
  • Posting to PTP on a cross listed section

    When I post to PTP on a cross listed sections, only one period pushes to power school.  Is there something that can fix this?
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • PowerTeacher Pro Categories with Copied Courses

    We imported categories from PowerTeacher Pro and synced grades with no problem. Now we are in a new term. We copy our courses from term to term and adjust due dates, etc. When I just did a course copy, the PowerTeac...
    Nancy Latimer
    last modified by Nancy Latimer
  • PTP Sync Kimono Timeout Error

    I am the Instructional Technology Coordinator for my school. We are rolling Canvas out this year, and are experiencing intermittent sync errors (or intermittent success) when trying grade passback. I believe that I ha...
    Brian Scanlan
    last modified by Brian Scanlan
  • Canvas & PowerSchool Grade Passback Question

    I'm using Canvas and PowerSchool.  What do I need to do in PowerSchool in order to use the Canvas Grade passback feature?
  • Importing while pre-processing

    I am in the process of importing content from PowerSchool into Canvas.  One "package" of pages is still in pre-processing.  Can I import another set while the previous is pre-processing or will that potentia...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • PTP Part I - How do I import assignment groups from PowerSchool?

    If your institution is using PowerTeacher Pro in the PowerSchool student information system (SIS), you can import assignment groups from PowerTeacher Pro. Assignment groups are collected and verified every 24 hours to...
    Abby Adams
    last modified by Abby Adams
  • PTP Part II - How do I set up an assignment to be sent to PowerSchool?

    If your institution has PowerTeacher Pro (PTP) in place, you can set up an assignment to be sent back to PowerSchool (which is a SIS). However, you must first specify which assignment(s) in the course should be s...
    Abby Adams
    last modified by Abby Adams
  • PTP Part III - How do I sync grades to PowerTeacher Pro (PTP) in PowerSchool?

    This is part III and the final step for passing grades back to PowerSchool with PowerTeacher Pro (PTP). Part I outlines how to import assignment groups from PowerSchool, and Part II outlines properly setting up a...
    Abby Adams
    last modified by Abby Adams
  • How can I export SIS ID from PowerSchool so I can do data matching between Canvas and PowerSchool?

    SIS ID is the unique ID that Canvas imports from PowerSchool....how can I export SIS ID from PowerSchool so that I can troubleshoot users and data issues?
    Molly Nellman
    last modified by Molly Nellman
  • Syncing attendance in Canvas with a SIS (e.g. PowerSchool)

    Hi all,   Does anyone have experience with trying to send attendance data from Canvas (perhaps using the Roll Call tool or some other solution, e.g. using API calls to create a report of submissions) with a Stud...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Syncing to PowerSchool Error

    Recently  my grades are not completely syncing to PowerSchool. The odd thing is the fact when I sync a course the grades are syncing to one of the two grade levels and not the other course. When I export grades I...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • PowerSchool Category Importing

    I wish there was something in place when you imported to ask if they assignment category existed already. When teachers import courses from a prior semester or year they think because the category exists already it sh...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Powerschool stored grades and making up missed work

    After grades are stored in powerschool for Q1, or any other quarter as far as that goes, if a student turns in late work and it's graded the Q1 grade in teacher gradebook changes, therefore the grade printed on report...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Decimal Grades?

    I have made an an assignment in quizzes.next. The assignment is out of 21 points. After I finish grading the assignment the grade usually has a decimal point in it. Example 15/21 is reported as 71.42857142857143....
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones