Resources for Instructors


Timeline of Canvas Transition

Green Bay Campus

Branch Campuses

Summer 2019: Last term in which instructors may use D2L. Summer 2019: Canvas accounts will unite so that Colleges material and UWGB material will be available with either login. D2L materials will remain separate for Colleges and UWGB accounts.
Summer 2019: Instructors prepare their fall offerings in Canvas master courses (designated as "Blank.Your Name.1"). Summer 2019: Instructors prepare their fall offerings in Canvas master courses (designated as "Blank.Your Name. 1").
August 11, 2019: End of Summer Term: Last day to teach in D2L. Summer 2019: Last term in which UW-Colleges will support learning technology. Instructors will use D2L.
August 21, 2019: Fall courses will appear in Canvas for instructors. Instructors may copy material from master course into "real" or instructional course (those with students). August 21, 2019: Fall courses will appear in Canvas for instructors. Instructors may copy material from master course into "real" or instructional course (those with students).
September 4, 2019: First day of Fall semester: All courses in Canvas. D2L will be available to access old course material only. September 4, 2019: First day of Fall semester: All courses in Canvas. Old D2L material will be available on the Colleges’ login page.
AY 2019-2020: Instructors will archive D2L materials and student work as needed. AY 2019-2020: Instructors will archive D2L materials and student work as needed. Instructors will find material in Colleges’s instance of D2L. Your old Colleges passwords should still work.
June 30, 2020: Last day to access D2L to retrieve course materials or access old student work. All access will end this day. Nobody will be able to login to d2l after this day. June 30, 2020: Last day to access D2L to retrieve course materials or access old student work. All access will end this day. Nobody will be able to login to d2l after this day.
August 11, 2020: Last day that instructors will need to have access to student work done in D2L during the summer term of 2019 to be compliant with UWSTU054. UW-Colleges will retain D2L records for UW-Colleges instructors in compliance with UWSTU054.
 

Support

Instructors and students can contact the IT Help Desk at 920.465.2309 or by email at helpdesk@uwgb.edu for support. 
How-to guides and help documents are also available 24-hours a day on the UWGB Knowlege Base. Common student questions include: My courses are not showing upD2L Quizzes, and Using the Dropbox. If you can’t find what you need, please consider suggesting a document!
For Canvas support, you can also view helpful guides on the Canvas Community.

Instructor Pathway (D2L to Canvas)