25, 2003: Team Meeting
Scribe: Karen Zolkiewicz
Facilitator: Lisa Stedge
Attendees: Steve, Peter, Rob, Lisa, Karen, Liz, Mike
- Subteam updates:
- Site Entry (Lisa,
Marcella, Peter): Lisa presented her and Marcella's ideas regarding
the site entry. Peter presented an alternative version. The team
discussed their ideas, including the idea of guest log in, the
location of the site tour, and the point where login will be required/prompted.
- Testing (Peter): Peter
updated the team on the status of adding testing to the site.
There are two good possibilities at this point, one free and one
for $20. He will continue to pursue both. Additionally he will
look into a online writing assessment.
- Help (Karen, Rob,
Steve): The help feature will include a redesign of the site tour,
the help menu, additional contextual help, if needed, and a redesign
of Read from the Web and Story Builder so that they are more intuitive.
BrowseAloud currently works on Read from the Web, that it is important
to retain that feature.
- New stories for the LAO
site: There are stories that are ready to be added to the Story Bank,
once grammar/spelling is checked.
- Page titles: Lisa reminded
the team to stick to the current page title naming conventions. Each
page should have a unique title
- Administrative Details:
- Immersion Paper: We
can hand in a rough draft via email or hardcopy on Tuesday, April
- Team Photo: Another
team photo will be taken on April 1st, in order to include Mike
- Innovations 2003:
Liz completed the entry form, and presented to the team for approval.
- Possible learning activities
before the end of the year that Mike/Liz will look into:
- Steve requested a
- Lisa requested a MetaCreations
- Mike offered to give
us a presentation on Distance Ed.
- Rob/Liz will follow
up with Kristine Neuber regarding a RAMP session
- Subteams should continue
to work on redesign. Updates are due to the full team on Tuesday.
NEXT MEETING April 1,