Monthly Archives: May 2014

@gSchool Week 13

This upcoming Tuesday is the inaugural Demo Night in which a handful of gSchool students will present personal projects-in-progress. Having glimpsed some of the projects, I am thoroughly impressed with what’s been accomplished during the past 13 weeks. Not knowing what’s ‘under the … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Languages, CSS, HTML, Ruby, Ruby on Rails | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

@gSchool Week 12

The halfway mark has arrived. 12 weeks into the gSchool program and I’ve gradually become more aware of how little I know in proportion to what’s out there. The programming world is HUGE!! Fortunately, career development will be an ongoing process continuing well … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Languages, CSS, HTML, Ruby, Ruby on Rails | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

@gSchool Week 11

The week was full of excitement during Boulder Startup Week. gSchool students had the opportunity to be introduced to and bond with the tech community through local events and meetups. Our class represented by having several from the cohort form teams to enter and win 1st … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Languages, CSS, HTML, Ruby, Ruby on Rails | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

@gSchool Week 10

Following a recent assessment to gauge progress toward becoming full-time developers, our class reviewed intentions moving forward. Instructor Jeff Dean set forth a plan based on ‘Theory of Constraints’ (TOC) from a book entitled ‘The Goal’. Per Wikipedia, “TOC is a management paradigm … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Languages, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

@gSchool Week 9

You won’t hear it from me often, but the week flew by at gSchool. Focus was largely on building team-based CRUD Rails apps to manage media items (pictures as well as YouTube & Vimeo videos). A main intent was to acclimate us … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Languages, CSS, Ruby, Ruby on Rails | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment