Test to Learn Ruby


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Code Crew is happy to announce an introductory session on testing using the programming language Ruby. Test-driven development is a practice that's widely practiced by professional developers but rarely covered by introductory guides.  

This workshop will present automated testing as a way to better understand the problem being solved and how to solve it. The examples will be in Ruby, though the concepts are transferable to other languages and frameworks.

Prerequisites

• Basic Knowledge of HTML/CSS

• Laptop Computer 

• Download/Install Ruby and Rails (Rails Installer)

• Text Editor (Sublime Text)

Try Ruby (Recommended, but not Mandatory)

Instructor: Aidan Feldman

Aidan is a Education Hacker at GitHub by day, dancer by night. On the side, he organizes Hacker Hours, volunteers at CoderDojo, bikes, and teaches Advanced JavaScript at NYU. Be sure to check out his website and get a sneak peek of the slides for the session. 


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  • Beth G.

    Hi Everyone!
    Though I have some programming experience I never coded in Ruby before. What program(s) will everyone use or recommend for this session?

    Thanks!

    October 2, 2013

    • Felicia

      Hey Beth. I updated the description with the following.

      October 2, 2013

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