Agenda for November 4, 2014 meeting

Hi Everyone!! We have some new people joining us today – very exciting 🙂 A lot to cover on the agenda today – some of it involves you reading the recaps already in the training blog below. Please remember that if you are located in the United States, the meeting is one hour EARLIER than usual as UTC has not changed for daylight savings time.

If you cannot make the meeting, please post your additions to the comments and we will add them to the agenda


Introduction to Training for new people

New participants announce themselves

WCSF/Community Summit/In Person Training MeetupMeetup All local/regional gatherings that are officially a part of the WordPress world but are not WordCamps are organized through A meetup is typically a chance for local WordPress users to get together and share new ideas and seek help from one another. Searching for ‘WordPress’ on will help you find options in your area. recap (short!)

Changes in Training
(see post for details)
official policies for creating, editing, testing, and finalizing lessons
slides role defined and format will be HTMLHTML HTML is an acronym for Hyper Text Markup Language. It is a markup language that is used in the development of web pages and websites.
future additions for lesson plans

Changes in Training
(post post)
revise list of topics in need of lesson plans
+added new list of 101 lesson plans – now called user centered lessons
+blue box on top of p2/blog
+onboarding documentation
+handbook pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party
+new menu structure
+in progress worksheet

To Do (big picture, not today)
define and add metadata to lesson plans
add descriptions to each lesson plan (should work as XX)
talk with theme team (next week)
create a new handbook page for each lesson so that we can use author and not editor permissions
audit schedule

Lesson Plan Progress Reports

New Lesson Plan Assignments

Other + Q/A