Learning How to Learn Drupal

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Drupal is a great content framework but it can be daunting for new developers or content managers to master it's various intricacies. Some have likened this to a "learning cliff". The toughest part of learning open source software is how to teach yourself in what is probably a DIY education.

This presentation will discuss how to mitigate the major sources of Drupal learning anxiety, and showcase the wealth of resources available so you can bootstrap your way to open source success.



- This presentation will be a mix of some learning theory in the beginning, and candid discussion of some of the ways people don't set themselves up for success, and the majority of the remainder of the session will be an extensive review of the various types/modalities/channels of learning resources and how to take advantage of them.

Speaker(s): davidcsonka Time: August 13 - Day 1 2:00pm-2:45pm Room: Recital Hall Track: Beginner Experience level: Beginner