Week 1: Preparing for your project



Welcome!




Week 1 of Language Technology Program (LTP) Training focuses on administration and management of files, installation of necessary software, and general suggestions about how to begin and successfully run a language project with a technological component adhering to protocols and ethics. 

Additions to this week from LTP training 2021-2022 include an emphasis on how to manage a team, onboard new members, and pre-readings to set up base equipment. 



Meeting Schedule




Date 

Time (To-From) 

Meeting Type 

Training Group 

Link to MeetingRecorded?

Sep 6, 2022 

10:00AM-11:00AM 

Regional 

Group G 

Click MeNo

Sep 6, 2022 

11:00AM-12:00PM 

Regional 

Group F 

Click MeNo

Sep 6, 2022 

2:00PM-3:00PM 

Regional 

Group E 

Click MeNo

Sep 7, 2022 

10:00AM-11:00AM 

Regional 

Group D 

Click MeNo

Sep 7, 2022 

11:00AM-12:00PM 

Regional 

Group C 

Click MeNo

Sep 7, 2022 

2:00PM-3:00PM 

Regional 

Group B 

Click MeNo

Sep 7, 2022 

3:00PM-4:00PM 

Regional 

Group A 

Click MeNo

Sep 8, 2022 

10:30AM-12:00PM 

Topics Webinar

All teams 

Click MeYes

Sep 8, 2022 

2:00PM-3:00PM 

FirstVoices Development Team Meet & Greet 

Optional attendance 

Click MeYes

Sep 9, 2022 

10:30AM-12:00PM 

Summary Webinar

All teams 

Click MeYes



Getting Ready




We recommend you review these pages before diving on into the content for the rest of the weeks!


Review the following articles to help complete the weekly tasks and enhance your project:

This week, we will look at:

Set Up Your Language Site

Language Site Roles

Set Up Your Alphabet

Taking Stock (DiGI-Specific)

Consult Your Community & Working with Speakers

Manage Your Files



Weekly Tasks




This week's tasks are meant to help prepare you and your team for the next weeks of training.

For teams with multiple components, please complete all relevant weekly tasks.

For teams with a FirstVoices Component, your task is to assign roles to your current team members!

For teams who are new to FirstVoices, your task is to set up your site! 

For teams with a Digitization Component, go ahead and start an Inventory spreadsheet!


Be sure to complete the tasks that pertain to your team before continuing to Week 2!

Please let kyra@fpcc.ca or ben@fpcc.ca know when you have done so and reach out for assistance or if you have questions about the tasks.



Webinar recordings




Missed our Week 1 sessions? Want to review the information to solidify your learning?

Special Topics Webinar

Dev Meet & Greet

Summary Webinar

Bonus: Mentimeter Word Cloud Activity (All Teams)