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3 weeks of coding bootcamp, how I feel…and why I recommend it!

3 weeks and I feel like my brain is going to blow up. It’s too much information, sometimes I feel like “OMG, I have no idea how to do this” and 5 minutes later I figure out that I can…

My Thoughts On Coding Bootcamps (Now That I’ve Graduated)

Coding bootcamps are so hot right now. They come in all shapes and sizes though, but this article is based off my time at Flatiron School’s Access Labs. It’s a 15 week, deferred tuition program, with a focus on React and Rails.…

Part I: What’s A Coding Bootcamp? App Academy vs. Hack Reactor

Update (12/6/2016) – After 2 years of working in software engineering, I decided to start a podcast called Breaking Into Startups where we interview top bootcamp founders and alumni who broke into software engineering. Check it out http://breakingintostartups.com! Today is a very SPECIAL day.…

From journalism to coding bootcamp — weeks 1 / 2

“What was I thinking?” — this sentence crossed my mind a few times in the past two weeks. “Why on Earth did I think I could learn how to code?”. But then something clicked in my head, I figured the solution to…

My First 10 Weeks of Coding Bootcamp

Failure, Resiliency, and Algorithms: My First 10 Weeks of Coding Bootcamp In January of 2017 I was working full time as a teacher in South Florida while heavily involved in activist work. I had just written down my 1 year…

From journalism to coding bootcamp

What happens when a journalist decides to become a software developer? The most obvious thing: not only does she start learning how to code but she also writes about it. This is the first article of a series that will…

How to Survive Momming & Coding

How to Survive Momming & Coding A few months ago, I decided that it was time to apply to a coding bootcamp. As a mother of two, I felt that Flatiron School’s self-paced program was the best option for moms…

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