Recap of September 22, 2015 Meeting

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  1. Greetings
  2. Recap of last meeting
  3. Slides – we still need your thoughts in comment form on the slides post.
  4. Lesson plans status and questions – no updates
  5. Testing status and questions
    1. The person who tested the CSSCSS CSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site. plan in Pittsburgh last week will submit feedback soon, @melindahelt reports.
    2. Pittsburgh is also tentatively going to test Anatomy of a Theme in October and Conditional tags in November.
    3. @courtneydawn tested child themes last week. She will write up comments and wants to discuss a few things she noticed with the larger group at a later time.
    4. @courtneydawn and @melindahelt will take a look at the feedback form and collaborate on ways that it can be improved. Anyone else who has tested plans is welcome to contribute to this conversation as well.
  6. Review of changes to lesson plans suggested by the East Bay Meetup
    1. Regarding the Intro to CSS lesson plan, the team will talk about whether to use Jetpack to demonstrate the concepts or if there is a better tool at WCUS. The implementation of most of the rest of the suggestions from the 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. would be impacted by this discussion.
  7. Use of the training team handbook and where we keep our documentation will be discussed at next week’s meeting. In the meantime, take a peak at how a few other teams use their handbooks and think about how we can best document the processes that we’ve been developing.