Ep. 006: A Different Way of Thinking with Chase Bolen

We talk about teaching and how we learn with consultant and coding instructor Chase Bolen. Can anyone learn to program if they're motivated? Is it worth it? How does a professional developer continue to learn? Lee and Jorge get some answers.

Also: Lee is a regular Terri Gross. What to do with "30 days guy." Mentors are important. Callbacks are everywhere now. Chase did some homework.

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Ep. 006: A Different Way of Thinking with Chase Bolen

Mentioned in this episode:

Udacity

Coursera

Meetup

Volatility-Based Design

Callbacks

Generator expressions

Lambda functions

Functional Languages

Lewis & Clark

Ballmer Peak

State dependent memory

LVHA in CSS

Security Now

Picks of the week:

App Inventor 2 @ MIT

Scratch

Lobste.rs

Mf'ing website (obscene URL left as an exercise for the listener)