Agenda for August 25, 2015

  1. Greetings
  2. Recap of last meeting
  3. Slides discussion led by @courtneydawn
    • We have agreed since the beginning of training that slides make sense as part of the lesson plan package.
    • We need slides to illustrate points.
    • We do not want to have to make slides and then update both slides and lesson plans each time.
    • We want slides to have these features:
      • accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (
      • backwards compatibility
      • reuse
      • minimal learning curve
      • ability to use without internet
      • design consistency between different sets of slides
      • maintainability
      • ease of updates
      • ability to account for different aspect ratio displays
  4. Lesson plans status and questions
  5. Testing status and questions
  6. WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. Contributor DayContributor Day Contributor Days are standalone days, frequently held before or after WordCamps but they can also happen at any time. They are events where people get together to work on various areas of There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. Onboarding
  7. Questions

Please add any additional agenda items in the comments!

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