Training Team Meeting Recap for April 25th 2023

This meeting followed this meeting agenda post. You can see conversations from the meeting in this Slack Log. (If you don’t have a SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at account, you can set one up.)

This meeting was held in EMEA/AMER timezone.

Introductions and Welcome

There were 17 attendees: @webtechpooja, @lada7042, @sierratr, @dhanendran, @kafleg, @nomadskateboarding, @ssebuwufumoses, @sagarladani, @afrin29, @arasae, @askdesign, @psykro, @amitpatelmd, @margheweb, @Onealtr, @bsanevans, @courtneypk

Welcome to the team (Slack usernames): @misslorain@Sinuna@Bud@Vidushi Khurana (Bluehost)@Isla Wu


Meeting Note Takers

  • May 2nd – @psykro
  • May 9th – @faguni22
  • May 16th – need volunteer

Looking For Feedback

Learning pathways are a structured sequence of educational experiences or courses that are designed to help individuals acquire knowledge and skills in a specific field or discipline.

@carlos is working on it and wanted feedback if this is something that would work as a course or would work better as a learning path

  • Should sharing presentation slides be a requirement for Online Workshop presenters?

@courtneypk started this conversation in this Slack thread . if you have any thoughts on it. I request you to please go to this thread and share your thoughts.

Recently WordPress Developer Blog was officially launched. Many of those articles contain links to code example repositories, usually in the author’s GitHubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. account. Jonathan and other developer educators in the team also create code example repositories for our workshops, tutorials, and courses for Learn WordPress, also hosted on our own accounts. Josepha suggested it might be useful to repurpose the wptrainingteam organization, renaming it to something like learn-WordPress. So we’d like to find out what the training team thinks of this idea. As far as I know that GitHub organization isn’t actively used anymore, so repurposing it as the official place for example code for all Learning related content for WordPress makes sense.

Many comments have been added so far. For the moment, we’re looking for thoughts on the two questions written out in this comment.

Looking for volunteers

WordPress Community Summit 2023 – Leadership is looking especially for newer contributors to join, who can bring fresh perspective to the WordPress project. If you are even a little interested in joining, please apply to attend.

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