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Canvas – “To Do” Tool
Stay Organized and Informed


This feature shows upcoming due dates for assignments, discussions, and quizzes for all courses on the Canvas Global Navigation Menu or for an individual course on the Course front page.


The To Do feature is located on the right side of the Canvas’ Global Navigation Dashboard as well as a Course front page.


Quickly navigate to an upcoming assignment by clicking the assignment’s hyperlinked title. Select View Grades to see an overall grade for all courses enrolled in.