Training Team Meeting Recap – 7th March 2024

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 15 attendees @bsanevans, @lada7042, @digitalchild, @huzaifaalmesbah, @devmuhib, @freewebmentor (async), @narolainfotech(async), @voboghure (async), @voboghure (async), @psykro (async), @sumitsingh (async), @zoonini (async), @amitpatelmd (async), @cnormandigital (async), @backpocketace (async)

We’ve had some new people join the channel recently:

@mxp, @ufuomaidiasirue, @pomypk-1, @coachbirgit, @zoonini, @nhrrob, @hirokisaito

Welcome! Please post in the #training channel or reach out to a team member to help you with contributing. Resources to check out our onboarding program, and our Guide Program.


Meeting Note Takers

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Looking for feedback

Please leave your thoughts on the post by March 9th (this Saturday)

@ironnysh and @ardianimaya have volunteered to continue writing Contributor Spotlight posts on the Training Team blog. And we’d like the team to nominate the next people to interview.

@devmuhib has nominates @digitalchild for his excellent afford to #training and #meta-learn and @bsanevans has nominated @psykro and @west7 who have been actively creating learning pathway content recently.

We’re also looking for nominations of active Training Team contributors to interview next. Either leave your nominations in the Slack thread here, in the spreadsheet in the document, or pingPing The act of sending a very small amount of data to an end point. Ping is used in computer science to illicit a response from a target server to test it’s connection. Ping is also a term used by Slack users to @ someone or send them a direct message (DM). Users might say something along the lines of “Ping me when the meeting starts.”
@ironnysh or @ardianimaya.

Looking for volunteers

We’re looking for volunteers to outline a new Learning Pathway for contributors to the WordPress project.

So far, the team has curriculum outlined for User, Developer, and Designer learning pathways. We’d also like to create a pathway for Contributors. This will involve outlining a curriculum like Learning Pathway: Intermediate User #2002, identifying what resources already exist on Learn and what new resources need to be created.

  • What requirements should the team look our for in a translation pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party for

Come leave your thoughts in Testing translation plugins for Learn WordPress #2231.

We also invite @faculty-translation-coordinators to leave their feedback about the requirements that have already been submitted.

Updates from last week’s dev-squad triage session

Attendees: @psykro, @digitalchild, @freewebmentor, @devmuhib

PRs/issues triaged:

We’re looking for any interested team members who can help test translation plugins on the 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. local development environment. If you’re interested, please comment on the GitHub issue.

Important The team also decided to switch to holding 2 triage sessions a month going forward, on the 2nd and 4th week of the month. We have been very successful in keeping untriaged issues and PRs to a minimum, so this change will allow more time between triage sessions.

The team’s meeting calendar has been updated to reflect these changes.

Other news

WordCamp Asia 2024 Contributor Day is happening in just a few hours! 

If you’re not attending in-person, then check out the online contributor session Training will be hosting in just a few hours! Sign Up Now!

@west7 and @psykro will be hosting two more content creator office hours in March.

These sessions are a great time to ask the team’s experienced content creators about the process of creating content. The first session is scheduled for March 14, 2024, at 14:00 UTC (meeting link), and the second will be scheduled during the week of the 25th of March.

Come and Contribute

Content ready for review

Feedback awaiting validation

Topics awaiting vetting

Good first issues for developers

  • See Developing Learn WordPress for instructions on contributing to the Learn WordPress code.
  • There are currently 15 issues requiring developer assistance

Validated feedback awaiting fix

Contribution Acknowledgement

  • Last week, @ironnysh was awarded the Training Contributor badge. Thank you for your contributions to the team, Ronny.

If you are interested in applying for a badge, then come checkout the team handbook page: Team Profile Badges.

  • Props: Would anyone like to celebrate the contributions of team members? 

I’d like to thank all the Training Team members attending 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. Asia this week and representing the team there. In particular, props to our 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. table leads @west7 and @digitalchild.

Project updates

Learning Pathways

 WordPress 6.5 release

  • Have you been contributing to content creation for the WordPress 6.5 release? Please leave your update here so we can recognize your contribution 

Faculty updates

We invite all Faculty to share their updates with the team at least once a month. @faculty, feel free to answer any or all of the questions below:

  • What have you been working on and how has it been going?
    @devmuhib creating content and triaging issues. @psykro working on Learning Pathways and getting ready to publish lessons. @lada7042 learning pathway recording. @cnormandigital submitted all the theme related lessons for review.
  • Anything you’ve accomplished since the last meeting?
    @lada7042 posted my first monthly team update & newsletter.
  • Do you have any blockers?
    @lada7042 had a blocker on her video editor screen setup and @zoonini help her fixing the issue in various ways.
  • Can other Faculty or Training Team members help you in some way?
    – Discussed on previous thread.

Open Discussions

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.