Recap of the Kids Event Working Group Chat | Thursday 14 March 2019

Attending: @melindahelt @vachan


We Covered

  1. Working Group Overview
  2. New Template for Documentation
  3. Project Management Information
  4. Next Actions

Working Group Overview

Create a Process for Documentation
Create KidsCamp Documentation
Create Kids Workshop Documentation
Create Kids Club Documentation
Create Volunteer Guides
Create Legal Document Repo
Create Supplies List with Amazon Smile Links (to benefit WordPress FoundationWordPress Foundation The WordPress Foundation is a charitable organization founded by Matt Mullenweg to further the mission of the WordPress open source project: to democratize publishing through Open Source, GPL software. Find more on
Create a Guide for Marketing Kids Events to Schools

The goal is to spend about 12 months creating, documenting and polishing the documents and then creating a repo with the Training Team. That will mean a liaison will be needed as some point as well.

New Template for Documentation

Huge Thank you to @petya for building an amazing template for documenting different kinds of events. This event documented is a great half day event for WordCamps to get started.–AZQlFlZU7eZKdGm_j7OFHj2bAg-kxmOjjycWysa3jFYoaBTv

Project Management Information

So I know a lot of people expressed interest but not everyone made it to todays meeting. I am sure more people will be getting involved over time. I did create a TrelloTrello Project management system using the concepts of boards and cards to organize tasks in a sane way. This is what the team uses for example: Board so that we have some jumping off points for anyone to just dive in and start on micro pieces.


Next Actions

  1. @sunsand187 Will Document the recent WCMIA 2019 events into the new template.
  2. Team, Look over Trello and this post to stay up to date and provide feedback.

Next Meeting is Thursday, 21 March 2019, 2100 UTC/ 5pm EST. This chat will occur in the Make WordPress Community-Events SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at channel.