I allowed students to self-assign to groups in group sets, but now I'd like to check whether students followed the rules about not duplicating partners in different group sets. I can easily write a program to do the check, if I could get my hands on the data. Is there any way to download a group set?
gasstationwithoutpumps, from within Canvas, no there isn’t a direct way to download this information. Yet, there is a feature idea for this - https://community.canvaslms.com/ideas/5821-group-roster-export" modifiedtitle="true" title="Group Ro.... You might consider voting and commenting on it.
In addition, I recently came across this information that might help you do what you are wanting - https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-11862-download-and-create-report-of-course-group-sets-group...
Hope this helps!
I gave up on Canvas ever properly supporting groups, and wrote my own code using the Canvas API to assign students to groups based on CSV files (the same CSV files I use to assign students to Zoom breakout rooms).
I guess Canvas is only interested in groups for faculty who (like me) have degrees in computer science.