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Teaching Tech Together JavaScript for Data Science

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Princess Darth Vader

(The yellow raincoast isn't really part of the costume—blame Hurricane Sandy for that.)
October 31, 2012

Minutes from 2012-10-29 All-Hands Meeting

We held our first online all-hands meeting yesterday (Monday, October 29), and despite Hurricane Sandy, 28 people were able to attend. Minutes from the meeti...
October 30, 2012

Why This Is Hard (Part Deux)

I pointed a grad student at the IPython tutorial and made some notes as she started to work through it. (She has used the vanilla Python interpreter before, ...
October 27, 2012

Two Self-Assessments

A recurring problem with our workshops is the diversity of learners' backgrounds. Below are the results of two pre-workshop self-assessments (on different gr...
October 26, 2012