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Ten More Instructors

It's a pleasure to welcome another ten instructors from the Southern Hemisphere to our team: Areej Alsheikh-Hussain Sung Bae Nicholas Cro...
March 02, 2015

Eleven New Instructors

It's a pleasure to welcome another eleven instructors to our team: Ewan Barr Thomas Coudrat Isabell Kiral-Kornek Scott Kolbe ...
February 28, 2015

Wrong Is Useful: Lessons as Packages

"What would Greg do? [pause] OK, now that we've ruled that out..." — overheard I wrote a post last July about using package managers li...
February 27, 2015

Improving Instruction

It's been quite a year for Software Carpentry instructor training: we had a great session at UC Davis (see also this excellent post from Rayna Harri...
February 27, 2015