There’s learning programming online, and then there’s using Learn.
Dean and co-founder of Flatiron School Avi Flombaum gave a presentation at NY Tech Meetup to present Learn to an audience of nearly 500 people. Throughout the presentation, he outlined the components that make Learn different, and showed how it works for its everyday users.
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“In the same way that you couldn’t learn to be a surgeon without ever picking up a scalpel, you just can’t learn to be a programmer without using a terminal or [..] GitHub.” -Avi
NY Tech Meetup is the largest meetup group in the world, and represents all types of people from NY’s tech community. Avi presented at a monthly event where tech companies demo new ideas and listen about cutting-edge topics. Click to see the full presentation here, along with a Q&A.
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