This Saturday session will run from 9am to 5pm on June 9th. There will be an hour break for lunch.
To get the most out of this class, you should have a working knowledge of basic HTML and CSS. You may have taken Intro 1 through Girl Develop It, or you have built a site or two for fun. The purpose of this class is to get you more comfortable with building simple sites with modern web best practices and shed some light on my development process, but you should have the basics down.
To help you gauge whether or not this class is a good fit given your current skill set, take this quiz (http://pixelpushstudio.com/gdi/jquizzy.htm). Anything better than 50% should be able to follow along in the class. A review will be provided before we start the new material. If you have additional questions, feel free to post them below.
About the teacher: Allison Wagner is a developer who thrives on transforming smart design work into quality markup and style. Her formal training is in design and advertising. She attended Temple University in Philadelphia, graduating with a BA from the School of Communications. Allison started coding her own designs for the web, and found her true passion within the world of front-end development. As she honed her skills, she garnered a sincere appreciation for standards-based development practices. She's currently a Developer at Happy Cog in Philadelphia.
About our host: Located in the heart of Old City Philadelphia, appRenaissance (http://cts.businesswire.com/ct/CT?id=smartlink&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.apprenaissance.com&esheet=50249497&lan=en-US&anchor=www.apprenaissance.com&index=2&md5=436caab258b3c29413578bbd6fe8ce4b) is a developer of inspired, handcrafted mobile applications and an inventor of ingenious mobile application tools and infrastructure. Their products include the revolutionary Unifeed™ Mobile Middleware™ platform that dramatically speeds mobile application development time, simplifies integration with enterprise services, and reduces ongoing maintenance costs.
-Bring your laptop
-Make sure you have Chrome (browser) installed on your computer.
-Download Sublime Text 2: http://www.sublimetext.com/2 It's a free text editor available for both Mac and PC.
- Add The "Web Developer" extension to Chrome