Learning To Code

Why a Growth Mindset is Essential for Learning

Have you ever heard anyone say “I can’t draw,” or “I’m not good at sports,” or “I could never do that?” I used to...
Sarah Peck
6 min read

How Bloomberg Exec Susan Kish Learned To Code

It was a normal Tuesday. Susan Kish was sitting on the 29th floor of her building, looking over Manhattan, when she got mad. She was...
Sarah Peck
1 min read

What is Javascript?

Key Takeaways JavaScript is a programming language. It’s one of the three front-end languages. JavaScript is responsible for the “behavior” of your Website. It’s...
Chris Castiglione
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What is iOS Development?

Key Takeaways Swift is the language used to make apps for iPhone, iPad, and Mac OSX (desktop) apps. Why Swift? Well, You don’t really...
Chris Castiglione
48 sec read

What is WordPress?

Key Takeaways WordPress makes it easy to create websites. How easy? That depends on your skill level. At its core, WordPress is really just...
Chris Castiglione
55 sec read

What is Web Development?

Key Takeaways The four most important roles for building a website are: User Experience (UX) Information Architecture (IA) Visual Design Development To clarify this…...
Chris Castiglione
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What People Really Mean When They Say “I Want…

There are two important things to know about coding education: Most people don’t actually want to learn to code Learning to code doesn’t mean...
Chris Castiglione
3 min read

Some People Say Ruby Is Too Complex for Beginners…

Is Ruby the right programming language for beginners? One of the biggest criticisms I hear lobbed against learning Ruby as a beginner language is...
Chris Castiglione
3 min read

Let’s Change How We Think About Learning to Code

I taught myself how to code. In college I was a music major. I never thought the Computer Science department was cool. Piano and...
Chris Castiglione
6 min read