Is anyone using Salesforce to maintain student records? We are looking to create an API or connection between salesforce and canvas.
We use Salesforce Community Cloud, but not as our Student Information System of record. We aggregate data from various sources, including Canvas. Canvas has a very robust API. You can find the documentation at Canvas LMS REST API Documentation.
If you just need to feed a small subset of data of data into Canvas, you may find the CSV SIS Import easier to program. See SIS Import Format Documentation - Canvas LMS REST API Documentation.
You can find some info. about our Salesforce implementation at One Stop Shop: Enhance the Student Experience with Community Cloud - YouTube (nothing too technical).
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