ABQ Coworking

The following is a calendar that pulls from several Meetup groups around town. Many meet in coworking spaces, others meet in restaurants, libraries, or other meeting places. In addition to these events you can also find pointers to tech events at:

GitHub Beer.js – a group of Javascript programmers who also like beer.

ABQ Webgeeks – a group of web developers who meet somewhere with food and drink and give excellent presentations on all aspects of the web.

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Intro to HTML/CSS

December 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm MST

Want to learn how to build your own website? Interested in learning to program? HyperText Markup Language and Cascading Style Sheets are the foundation of every website out there. This is where it all starts!

In this class, we will guide you through the basics of HTML and CSS, give you some readily-applicable skills, and answer any questions you may have along the way.

This 8 hour class will be taught in 2 sessions over three weeks

Pay once and mark your calendars for all of the following dates:
PLEASE NOTE THE UNUSUAL SCHEDULING
=> Saturday, December 1st from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
=> Saturday, December 15th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

REFUND POLICY:

*Refunds will be provided only if the class is cancelled.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:

• Bring your laptop and charger (Wifi & power strips will be provided)

• Install Visual Studio Code (https://code.visualstudio.com/) and Google Chrome prior to class on your laptop. If you have time, please view the following video tutorial: https://www.udemy.com/beginner-vs-code/

PREREQUISITES:

No knowledge of HTML/CSS is required. Experience opening and saving files is helpful.

NOTE:

As long as two people are signed up for the class, the class will be held as scheduled.

We are offering scholarships on a limited basis for students with financial need. Please complete our scholarship application if you are interested:
http://bit.ly/GDIABQScholarshipRequest

About the Teacher: Jeffrey Saul

Dr. Jeff Saul, Physics Ph.D, taught introductory undergraduate astronomy and physics for the over 20 years, most recently at the University of New Mexico. In addition to teaching university students, he has also taught community college students including classes with 70% minority populations. He conducts research on the teaching and learning of science and helped develop the SCALE-UP project which pioneered new classroom designs and curricula where the primary teaching mode is learning by doing rather than learning by listening. He completed CNM’s Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp where he learned HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Bootstrap, Angular, and mySQL in 2015. He currently tutors math and science to local middle school, high school, and college students in addition to working freelance as a Web Developer and STEM Education consultant.

About the Teacher’s Assistant: TBD

All attendees are expected to abide by the Girl Develop It Code of Conduct (https://www.girldevelopit.com/code-of-conduct).

Questions about the class or interested in teaching classes? Contact: lisaa@girldevelopit.com

*No shows: your course fee will be donated to the chapter scholarship fund.*

Details

Date:
December 1
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Girl-Develop-It-Albuquerque/events/256163194/

Venue

FatPipe ABQ
200 Broadway NE
Albuquerque, NM us

Organizer

Girl Develop It Albuquerque