[Baypiggies] newbie nuggets

Anna Ravenscroft annaraven at gmail.com
Tue Jul 1 17:43:43 CEST 2008

On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 3:14 AM, Shannon -jj Behrens <jjinux at gmail.com> wrote:
> It does seem like we have some consensus.  At least, no one has
> objected.  Daryl has volunteered to go first.  Atul has volunteered
> next.  Jim coordinates speakers.  If you are interested in presenting
> a newbie nugget, please tell Jim on list or directly at jim at well.com.
> You can pick a subject of your own choosing or look at the list above
> for inspiration.
> Here's how I propose we gauge success.  During the meeting, after the
> newbie nugget, we ask for a quick show of hands from all the people
> who got something out of the nugget.  If we get 15 or so hands, then I
> say it's worth doing.  It's my hope that this will result in more
> Python newbies attending as well as more intermediate Pythonistas
> speaking.

I think this might discourage less-confident speakers. Let's give it a
couple months and then revisit the idea in the meeting or on the list
to see how people feel about it.

Walking through the water. Trying to get across.
Just like everybody else.

More information about the Baypiggies mailing list