Entries by Meredith Fierro

Fixing a Database Connection Error

When the site throws the error: Error establishing a database connection, this usually means there is miscommunication between the database and the files in the file manager. What I like to do from here is open up the Files and Tables section in Installatron. ​ You’re  going to compare the four sections in red toRead more

Reclaiming NYC

The first team trip, for me, was one for the books! This was definitely a lot of fun and a great way for us to regroup before the end of the year, and the perfect time to reflect on Workshop of One’s Own. WoOO is a two-day workshop that Reclaim hosts, to introduce and train Our DomainRead more

Deja Vu

I had a complete moment of deja vu on Friday and I have no idea why. Reclaim is putting on a workshop next week called Workshop of Own’s One. We are showing some Domain of One’s Own administrators from a few schools an in-depth look at supporting DoOO. This past week was full of research andRead more

Setting Up a Feed with Feedly

Working at Reclaim means I get to interact with people who do incredible work within the Ed Tech community. I was first exposed to this at #domains17 and I remember thinking that I wanted to keep up with all of these wonderful folks and the work their doing. At first, I had no idea how I couldRead more

Working by Myself

So today was a first for me in my support role. I started my shift bright and early this morning and everything was moving slow. Tim and Lauren went off to a meeting and Jim is traveling this week for a conference, so I was by handling support on my own for a short period ofRead more