Recap of September 8, 2015 Meeting

  1. Greetings
  2. Recap of last meeting
    1. Key points include that abandoned plans will be reviewed quarterly and our next review will be in November. Also we’ll start using categories and tags on the P2P2 P2 or O2 is the term people use to refer to the Make WordPress blog. It can be found at more consistently. New tags will be assigned during team meetings.
  3. Slides
    1. Please take a look at the slides post on the P2 and leave your thoughts in the comments. We need feedback from the team to move forward with this process. Specifically we are looking for ideas of what you think a slide solution NEEDS and DOESNT NEED and specifics if your idea is already there so that we know how to describe/implement the idea. We need a workable list of requirements by the WCUSA meeting in December.
  4. Lesson plans status and questions
    1. @courtneydawn is still working on the Local InstallLocal Install A local install of WordPress is a way to create a staging environment by installing a LAMP or LEMP stack on your local computer. lesson plan.
    2. @mikemueller is still working on the Managing Media lesson plan.
    3. The lesson plan tracking spreadsheet now has correct titles for all of the plans and also has links from the spreadsheet to the plans.
    4. @mikemueller compiled the reviews from lesson plans from the East Bay 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. and details are available in this Google doc: We will review and discuss these items next meeting and make recommendations on what should be changed in the lesson plans.
  5. Testing status and questions
    1. @courtneydawn is testing the child themes lesson plan next week, but the include/enqueue issue needs to be updated. Does anyone have time to make this edit to this plan? Please DM @courtneydawn if you have time.
    2. @kdrewien completed feedback on the four lesson plans she’s tested.
  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
      We want to review the intro language on the blue box to more fully describe the goals of team training.
    1. Our previous conversations regarding Contributor Day Onboarding are summarized here:

#contributor-days, #procedures, #testng