How can I export grades from Poll Everywhere into Courseworks (Canvas)?

In order to export grades from Poll Everywhere into a course in Courseworks (Canvas) you must do the following:  
  1. Have previously imported those students from the corresponding Courseworks (Canvas) course into Poll Everywhere by creating student groups. For step by step instructions see How do I create student groups for my courses in Poll Everywhere? 
  2. Set up your polls to "Restrict to registered users only" and to be graded 
  3. Export grades from Poll Everywhere to Courseworks (Canvas)
How to restrict your poll to "Restrict to registered users only" and to be graded: 
  1. Hover over a poll on the dashboard and click edit
  2. Go to the right-hand side of the screen and click on Configure. 
  3. Under Audience restriction & identity, open toggle until you see Who can participate? Click on "Restrict to registered participants only" 
  4. Under How do you want to identify participants? click "With their registered name and email"
  5. On the lefthand side of the screen click on "Assign points to different options"
  6. Under each question item assign a point value incorrect answers should be assigned zero points.
  7. Choose the correct answer(s) by clicking on the check mark


To export grades from Poll Everywhere into a Courseworks (Canvas) course:

  1. Log into www.polleverywhere.com
  2. Select the Reports tab
  3. Click Create report
  4. Click Gradebook
  5. Select the poll with the grades you wish to export
  6. Open the report and click Export to
  7. Select the Courseworks (Canvas) course you wish to export the grades to
  8. Select percentages or points
  9. Click Next


Check your Courseworks (Canvas) course to make sure the grades imported correctly.
If none or some of the grades are missing, import the students from the Courseworks (Canvas) course into Poll Everywhere again and try to export the grades again. 

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