‘education’ Videos

  • Sodiq Akinjobi: Scaling WordPress for Schools

    WordCamp Mombasa 2019Speaker: Sodiq Akinjobi

    January 24, 2020 — In this session, I will be showing the audience how to scale and use WordPress for schools. From normal school blogs to a full-blown educational website for the school. I will also be giving tips to starting a school SaaS with WordPress.

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  • Paloma Donadi: Educare (ed educarsi) nell’era di internet

    WordCamp Verona 2019Speaker: Paloma Donadi

    December 10, 2019 — Viviamo in un mondo frenetico e iper-connesso, che ci porta ad agire senza pensare troppo. App, chat, social, videogiochi sono diventati parte integrante della nostra quotidianità e di quella dei nostri figli.
    Navighiamo in un oceano di opportunità, ma ignoriamo i rischi che si celano in un click.
    In questo talk parleremo di maturità digitale, di cyberbullismo, di privacy, della nostra sicurezza e di quella dei minori.
    La sicurezza in rete riguarda tutti noi, qualsiasi sia il ruolo che ricopriamo, come genitori e professionisti. Impariamo come navigare senza naufragare, muniti di una buona bussola per orientarci nel miglior modo possibile.

  • Jens De Beule: WordPress 4 Education

    WordCamp Antwerp 2018Speaker: Jens De Beule

    April 3, 2018 — De bedoeling van mijn talk is onder de toeschouwers brengen dat WordPress verder gaat dan alleen vrije tijd en professionele websites. In vele scholen wordt het platform ook gebruikt voor eindwerken, projecten etc. op scholen.

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  • Alexandra Draghici: How to build an education website with WordPress

    WordCamp Bucharest 2017Speaker: Alexandra Draghici

    December 7, 2017 — Alexandra handles product development at CaptainForm, WordPress form builder launched in 2015 by 123ContactForm. Previously, she worked in project and product management at the same company and developed a deep interest in analyzing user behavior and building solutions based on her findings. The WordPress world is the closest to her heart and she is a frequent WordCamp speaker, volunteer or attendee

  • Sam Bizri: Edupreneurship With WordPress

    WordCamp Sydney 2016Speaker: Sam Bizri

    February 5, 2017 — Create your own Udemy, Coursera or Khan School through WordPress.

    Plan, design, build and deliver online training courses for your product and services utilising some of the best plugins and themes to run your websites in both private or public mode; Free or paid courses by converting the CMS to an LMS.

    Learn how to create simple “Micro Courses” that can get your websites up and running using eLearnning authoring tools.

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  • Tabitha Chapman: Kids and WordPress

    WordCamp Orange County 2016Speaker: Tabitha Chapman

    August 2, 2016 — Our fast moving technology means that kids are using gadgets way earlier each year. This discussion will discuss how children can utilize WordPress.

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  • Alex Denning: The Art of Writing a Great WordPress Tutorial

    WordCamp London 2016Speaker: Alex Denning

    May 30, 2016 — How do you write a really good WordPress tutorial? A high-accessible breakdown of how to write about WordPress in a way that is engaging and can be understood clearly. A look through how to: successfully identify people’s problems, establish trust and create an engaging narrative, format code examples, understand how to maximise accessibility, weave in calls-to-action and share your work! The aim is to ensure everybody can come away from the talk much better understanding how to write the awesome WordPress tutorials that can spread knowledge far and wide.

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  • Frank Staude and Jörg Lohrer: reli goes open

    WordCamp Nuremberg 2016Speakers: Frank Staude, Jörg Lohrer

    April 21, 2016 — Materialbereitstellung für den Schulunterricht, Vernetzung einer pädagogischen Fachcommunity, Technischer Support für Fort- und Weiterbildungsinstitute – all das realisieren Jörg, Frank und ihre Kollegen mit WordPress und BuddyPress. Wie sie dazu gekommen sind, wie sie arbeiten und was die anstehenden Entwicklungsschritte und Herausforderungen sind – das möchten sie uns in dieser Session erzählen.

  • Josepha Haden: Using WordPress to Bridge Digital Divides

    WordCamp NYC 2015Speaker: Josepha Haden

    December 23, 2015 — Josepha will take a brief look at the Digital Divide as it stands today and what current technological trends mean for it in the future. The talk will mainly be focused on what it takes to be literate in the digital landscape our students find themselves in and how WordPress can be used to build and perfect those skills.

  • John Johnston: Glow Blogs – 150,000+ WordPress Sites for Weans (Kids)

    WordCamp Edinburgh 2015Speaker: John Johnston

    December 16, 2015 — This talk will give a view of how blogging with WordPress fits well with Scottish education’s ‘Curriculum for excellence’. Some loose linkage of Community, Connections & Openness in software and education. How Glow blogs, a set of 32 multi-sites with a total of >160,000 blogs are used and are developing. Some notes of the ‘Product Owner’ role and working at large scale to fit the needs of stake holders from a wide range of ages and needs.

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