Posts Tagged “Teaching Code”

Professional Development in Web Design

Professional Development in Web Design

It is well known that coding (which includes the web design coding languages) is now an essential subject for students of all ages. Many US states and countries around the world, are making code a core part of their curriculum. … The challenge many schools are facing though, is finding teachers to teach the coding … The post Professional Development in Web Design appeared first on How to Build Websites. Article is shared from ####http://www.how-to-build-websites.com/feed####...

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Web Design Curriculum for 2017-2018

Web Design Curriculum for 2017-2018

I started building websites in 1994 and started teaching web design in 2000. Since even the early 2000's (I won't even talk about the 1990's!) much has changed when it comes to building web sites! ... If you are teaching your students 'old-school' methods from that era (ex: XHTML, Dreamweaver, Photoshop) that is akin to teaching them how to use typewriter. In fact, teaching old web design methods might even be worse than teaching students to use a typewriter, because students will have a harder time unlearning antiquated methods. The post Web Design Curriculum for 2017-2018 appeared first on How to Build Websites. Article is shared from ####http://www.how-to-build-websites.com/feed####...

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How 100,000 Students made our Coding Courses so much better.

How 100,000 Students made our Coding Courses so much better.

I created my first code course in 2003. About 7 years ago, I started working with schools to bring coding to the classroom. I discovered that teaching JavaScript and Python (among other languages,) to middle school and high school students, is a whole different animal than teaching adult learners! The best teacher: 100,000 students and … The post How 100,000 Students made our Coding Courses so much better. appeared first on How to Build Websites. Article is shared from ####http://www.how-to-build-websites.com/feed####...

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Need Help Teaching a Web Design Class?

Need Help Teaching a Web Design Class?

I’ve been teaching web design and coding through my courses and personal mentoring since 2003. Over the last 6 years, I’ve been working with schools and teachers, to refine the process of teaching code. This is all found in the StudioWeb app and curriculum where we teach: HTML5 CSS3 JavaScript Python SQL and databases … … The post Need Help Teaching a Web Design Class? appeared first on How to Build Websites. Article is shared from http://www.how-to-build-websites.com...

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Helping Teachers Teach Web Design

Helping Teachers Teach Web Design

StudioWeb has been refined over the last 6 years, as we listened carefully to teachers and students. As the founder, I knew that it was important for me to be on the frontline (if you will,) so I could hear first hand, what teachers and students were saying. I took the support calls and emails. Still today, I personally handle the support request because it helps me direct my developers to make StudioWeb even better. Teachers win because they deal with me directly, and StudioWeb benefits from direct feedback that’s been so valuable over the years. The post Helping Teachers Teach Web Design appeared first on How to Build Websites. Article is shared from http://www.how-to-build-websites.com...

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