Over the past few months, I’ve been running a one-day introduction to teaching based on the Carpentries’ instructor training course for grassroots get-into-coding organizations in Toronto focused on a variety of under-represented groups. Some of the people involved have asked for a printed copy of the material, so I have cut down the training materials as they were in January to make a short booklet. It is now available at cost from:


(Or rather as close to “at cost” as Lulu will allow–it insists that I make a profit of $0.02 per copy, which I will use to buy stickers every once in a while). If you find it useful, please give me a shout: I’d welcome a chance to compare notes.

How to Teach Programmming (cover)

Note that this version is also available on this site, along with EPUB and MOBI versions.