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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Seymour Papert 1928-2016

Seymour Papert passed away on Sunday at the age of 88. I never had the privilege of meeting him, but Software Carpentry would probably never have existed if ...
August 02, 2016

Library Carpentry in Toronto

On July 28-29, a group of volunteers from the University of Toronto’s libraries ran a two-day workshop for thirty-five of their fellow librarians. People cam...
July 30, 2016

More on Instructor Training

Since we announced yesterday that we are re-opening applications for instructor training, several questions have come in by email and on Twitter. We’ve answe...
July 26, 2016