Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

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August 2013 Lab Meeting

We held another of our semi-regular online lab meetings yesterday, complete with a theme song. We ran the meeting twice to accommodate different tim...
August 23, 2013

August 2013 Lab Meeting

We will have an online lab meeting on Thursday, August 22, 2013 to discuss changes to the website, plans for the coming few months, and common quest...
August 19, 2013

Bootcamp Questionnaires

Thanks to some hard work by Jory Schossau and others, we have developed three standard questionnaires for bootcamp participants: Pre-assessment for ...
August 19, 2013

Summary of Host Survey

Earlier this summer, we asked people who had hosted Software Carpentry bootcamps to give us some retrospective feedback. Their answers are summarized ...
August 14, 2013

What We Cover in Instructor Training

The sixth round of our online training class for Software Carpentry instructors is kicking off this week with 28 participants. Our main text is Ho...
August 13, 2013