Web Site Starter Kits

The FLOE Team is developing starter kits to accelerate the development of web sites; providing a solid foundation to build from and maintain over time.

Trivet is a simple starter kit to create accessible, localizable static sites with Eleventy. Trivet was used to create Accessibility in Action and the Community-Led Co-design kit, and port the Inclusive Design Guide and the Inclusive Learning Design Handbook to Eleventy.

Hearth will support the creation of and access to libraries of open educational resources. Hearth is a starter kit for the Laravel framework, providing the following out of the box:

  • A user model with login, registration, email verification, and optional two-factor authentication.
  • An organization model.
  • A membership model which reflects users’ roles within organizations.
  • An invitation model which allows users to be invited to join organizations.
  • A resource model supporting creation of and access to a library of open educational resources in a wide range of formats.
  • Multilingual support, including localized routes.
  • Bare bones views which can be published and customized as needed.