NEW CALL IN INFORMATION:
The Conference Bridges support both Internet (e.g., Polycom, XMeeting for MacOS, Ekiga for Linux and Windows) and telephone connections:
- Telephone: +1 812 856 7060
- Internet: 220.127.116.11
- Conference Code: 386#
- PIN: 72524#
Attendees: Josh, Robin, Salwa, Sue, Janet
Josh seeks solid references and information on the previous Requirements Gathering process. Has proposed a community gathering on this topic at Sakai 2009 in Boston. Could revitalize both the T&L and User-Support groups and serve as an invitation to new people. Could revitalize both the T&L and User-Support groups and serve as an invitation to new people.
Discussion of the new Product Council-- still under formation-- and its relation to this requirements task: The Board will defer to the Product Council for such collection and analysis.
Discussion of past requirements gathering.
Requirements should address:
- Good design principles
- Suggestions to developers
- Adaptions for users of other course platforms
- Guidance for good pedagogical use of tools
- Examples of courses
Final details on Teaching with Sakai Award. The Honorable Mention projects should be flagged in the conference presentations. Josh calls for volunteers to handle next year's TWSIA.
Next week's call tentatively planned to involve End-User Support group members in discussion of requirements gathering.