Training Team 2024 Half Year Review

Hey there friends! With it now being June, it’s time for the team to take a look at how we are tracking toward the goals we set at the beginning of the year. We will use this post as a guide for ongoing conversations in our team meetings going forward as well.

Outlined below are the goals we have completed, what is currently in progress, and the details of the goal’s current state.

We have completed 4 out of 7 goals for the first half of the year, and have 5 goals from the second half of this year currently in progress.

You can review our 2024 goals in this Training Team Goals for 2024 post.

✅ = Complete

🚧 = In Progress

January to March 2024 – 1 Completed, and 3 In Progress

🚧 Create a Marketing Campaign for Learning Pathways with Marketing (Complete Q2)

  • Launch communication plan shared in GitHub, including a video tour of the new site

🚧 Brainstorm the evolution of Online Workshops

  • We are working to send out a survey to folks in our Online Workshops 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. group to get their feedback on how they’d like to see Online Workshops evolve

Implement data analyzing practices to gauge the health and effectiveness of the Training Team and Learn’s Content

🚧 Create Learning Pathway Content

  • We have launched the Beginner WordPress User Learning Pathway to date, and are due to launch three more Pathways by the end of July

April to June 2024 – 3 out of 3 Completed

✅ See Learn redesign to completion with Learning Pathways as the focus

✅ Create and maintain shared resources that promote the Training Team and Learn

✅ Create or update a handbook page that clarifies where people’s contributions to the team will appear/be displayed

July to September 2024 – 5 out of 5 In Progress

🚧 Work with the Community team to promote Learning Pathways at Meetups

  • We’ve been encouraged to share updates with the Community Team so that they can include it in their monthly newsletter

🚧 Figure out a method to manage localized content translation

🚧 Launch Learning Pathways on Learn WordPress

🚧 Migrate/Deprecate Learn content

🚧 Run 1-2 outcome/project-based course cohorts

We will review our goals in this week’s team meeting.