D2L-to-Canvas transition

Please review the following two-page handout for general information about a transition timeline, trainings, and D2L export directions for importing into Canvas. D2L access ends June 30th, 2017. We encourage faculty to consider whether they will need anything beyond their gradebook for past classes. If faculty would like additional Canvas sites for classes which are not currently listed in Canvas but are listed in D2L, please email Neal or Jeannete to request ( or

Handouts and websites

Canvas feature updates

Canvas Trainings and Configuration (2016 - 2017)

January – mid-April

  •  Monthly D2L-to-Canvas Overview workshops
  •  Pearson and Cengage Book Publisher Content and Gradebook Overview
  •  D2L-to-Canvas Flex Workshop Survey, January 2016:

April 2016 - mid-June 2016

  •  District Office configures Canvas/WebAdvisor system

May - June

  •  Summer Institute Canvas trainings May 31st – June 2nd
  •  Summer Institute Canvas trainings June 6th – June 7th

Fall 2016 – Spring 2017

  •  Pre-Flex workshops on Canvas August 8th
  •  Flex workshops August 9th - 11th
  •  Ongoing workshops, drop-ins