November 14, 2019 — Synopsis (Talk): This talk will explore ways the community can be more inclusive to the incoming generation of content creators and developers. Tips will be presented especially for parents and teachers how to incorporate WordPress into their home lives and educational curriculums. How local meetups, WordCamps, and contributor days can be more accommodating and inviting to young ones will also be covered.
Synopsis (Panel): This panel will have youth of various ages and backgrounds sharing how they use WordPress and what technologies other people their age are using (including some platforms or technologies that might be considered WordPress competitors).
May 3, 2018 — When it comes to blogging, if you’ve ever felt overwhelmed, unsure of what to say, or found yourself frustrated from comparing your blog to others, this session is for you. Natalie Bourn is a high school freshman who has been blogging since she was 10 years old. In this session, she will share what blogging frustrations and hurdles she overcame to find her voice and blogging style, tips she has learned from four years of blogging, and the tools she uses to make blogging with WordPress easier.