Instructure supports a SIS integration with Pinnacle Gradebook by GlobalScholar. The integration uses APIs made available from OneRoster 1.1 where the SIS is the OneRoster data provider, and Instructure is the OneRoster data consumer. Learn more about OneRoster and the Instructure OneRoster implementation. .
The Instructure Pinnacle integration allows Pinnacle to sync rostering data to Canvas and for Canvas to post assignments and assignment grades back to the Pinnacle gradebook.
As an admin, you can review the integration functionality and limitations and request the integration for your institution.
The OneRoster integration works bi-directionally:
Note: OneRoster provisioning is required for GPB functionality.
The following data is included in any provisioning or GPB transfer.
Before implementing the Instructure Pinnacle integration, your institution must meet the following requirements:
Please review the following limitations associated with the Pinnacle integration.
For example: If a Fall and Spring semester gradebook for the same Biology course are linked in Pinnacle, GPB is allowed from Canvas to Pinnacle.
For example: If a Biology course gradebook is linked with an English course gradebook in Pinnacle, GPB is not supported from Canvas to Pinnacle.
If you are interested in enabling the Pinnacle Integration for provisioning, please contact your Customer Success Manager (CSM) for consideration.