Training Team Meeting Recap – 28 November 2023

This meeting followed this meeting agenda in GitHub. 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.)

Introductions and Welcome

There were 26 attendees: @bsanevans, @sumitsingh, @sakibsnaz, @sagarladani, @huzaifaalmesbah, @psykro, @digitalchild, @piyopiyofox, @devmuhib, @robinpal, @chetan200891, @jhimross, @amitpatelmd, @kafleg, @onealtr, @Weblink, @vanpariyar, @jdy68(async), @lada7042(async), @sierratr(async), @quitevisible(async), @west7(async), @courtneypk(async), @gusa(async), @Webtechpooja(async), @benjirahmed(async)

We’ve had several new people join the channel recently. Let’s get introduced to 6 new people here: @baroncini, @mc763, @robinpal, @thorsolutions, @roshankedar, @mobeen-abdullah


Meeting Note Takers

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Looking for feedback

Matrix set up and testing: @bsanevans requested feedback from users. @amitpatelmd asked the reason for changing to Matrix from Slack. He got reply, it’s open sourceOpen Source Open Source denotes software for which the original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified. Open Source **must be** delivered via a licensing model, see GPL. and WordPress has much control on it.

  • Proposal: Hosting Learn videos on YouTube
  • Vote for Training Team Rep 2024, this will be ended by 6th December.
  • What stats would you like to see at the end of the year?
  • Team reps are looking to collect and publish some stats about the team, and Learn WordPress, at the end of the year. This might include things like:
    1. Number of unique visitors to Learn WordPress
    2. Number of content published/translated in the year
    3. Number of active contributors in the team
  • Who represented the Training Team at Word Camps or Local Meetups this year?
    – Some user shared their experience on Word Camps.

Looking for volunteers

  • Audit Training team handbook
  • Call for Guides in Guide Program – The Guide Program is seeking experienced contributors to help guide new Training Team members in their contribution journey. If you are an experienced Training Team contributor and would like to be a Guide for new contributors, please complete the application form!

Updates from last week’s dev-squad triage session

Attendees: @psykro@properlypurple@sumitsingh@digitalchild@devmuhib@vanpariyar

There were some bugs during dev-squad triage like some spam issues opened. All of them were removed and it’s up to date now.

@psykro invited more people to join #meta-learn channel, we meet Thursdays at 07:00 UTC to triage any newly opened PRs and bugs.

Other News

Open requests for review

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Project Updates

Open Discussions

@sumitsingh asked – How can I assign myself in issues and reviewer here? @bsanevans told – Currently admin can assign someone to the thread. Automation process is going on and then anyone can self-assign them. @sumitsingh is joining as @faculty-translation-coordinator soon.

@devmuhib wants to make a tutorial on How to publish training team meeting notes? @bsanevans told to create the tutorial and publish on The community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization.

@bsanevans want to take two online workshop to introduce new features on 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. with training team members. He got a good number of interested people for that.

You can see all meetings scheduled on this meeting calendar. If you are new to the Training Team, then come walk through our onboarding program to get to know the team and how we work. And if you have questions, feel free to reach out in the #training Slack channel at any time.