Reflections Front End Web Development – Lesson 10

I have taken a few moments to write down my thoughts about  Lesson 10 to answer the following questions: What new skills have I learned? What has been easy? What has been difficult? How have I used the problem solving strategies from the first project to overcome challenges so far? Overall, I found this Lesson…

Reflections Front End Web Development – Lesson 8

I finally have arrived at the second project within this course.  This is my second pass, and I think you will agree, as I demonstrate below, that the second version is much improved.  I have taken a few moments to write down my thoughts about web development and this animal card HTML/CSS project to answer…

Reflections Front End Web Development – Lesson 7

  How to Write Code Faster Lesson seven is appropriately titled ‘How to Write Code Faster’.  After a second review,  I’ve taken a moment to write down my thoughts and answer the following questions: What new skills have I learned? What has been easy? What has been difficult? How have I used the problem solving…

Reflections Front End Web Development – Lessons 5 and 6

Lessons five and six cover CSS syntax.  After a second review,  I  took a moment to write down my thoughts and answer the following questions: What new skills have I learned? What has been easy? What has been difficult? How have I used the problem solving strategies from the first project to overcome challenges so…

Reflections Front End Web Development – Lessons 3 and 4

After finishing building the article, I opened up my reflections.txt document within the Atom text editor, and jotted down some thoughts.  Those reflections have now evolved into this blog post to capture what I have learned about web development so far. As instructed, I have taken a moment to write down my thoughts about web…

Reflections Front End Web Development – Lessons 1 and 2

  I’ve learned several new skills across lessons 1 and 2. Lesson 1: In Lesson 1 I learned to access the forums and Slack. Initially, I was primarily engaging with the GWG community via Slack, but more recently I started posting in the forums as well.  Within Slack, it was overwhelming at first with close…

Reflections Front End Web Development – Year Zero

On January 10, 2018 I was surprised to receive an email from the Udacity Scholarship Team notifying me that I was the recipient of one of their  Grow with Google Challenge Scholarships: Front-End Web Developer Track. Soon thereafter I received the second notification, providing the details to get started. I won’t explicitly state my age, but suffice to…

The Journey Begins

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