Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Odin Project

I might try this after I finish Codecademy.

My Life at Harvard

After hearing much buzz about The Odin Project, I decided to check it out. Part of my personal learning while I’m here at Harvard is to build skills that will make me more hirable. I’m still exploring possible career paths but generally, most of the things I’m interested require a better understanding and familiarity with the technical side of things.

The Odin Project is a free self-paced course on web development. This is from their site and explains their project:

Screen Shot 2014-11-17 at 8.31.11 PM

I think that’s a pretty cool concept. I don’t know exactly how many people are using this site, but I think it has the potential to be a massive space.

Screen Shot 2014-11-17 at 8.39.38 PM

While not all the lesson pages have user discussions, I think it’s great that on the ones that do, there’s interactions and exchanges between users. I also think it’s great that the site has a section on forming in-person study groups…

View original post 128 more words

Advertisements