Getting started with javascript

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There are three forms of coding that are referenced when you show up to a site. Today let’s look at the behavioural language javascript and try an activity on codeacademy.

http://www.codecademy.com/courses/animate-your-name/

Introduction to Video Creation

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Let’s read the following post by Jeff Roach from Sociallogical and find out the power of video.

http://sociallogical.com/blog/remember-how-you-felt-when-your-teacher-rolled-out-the-tv-trolley/

There are a number of tech startups that have taken on the initiative of making video creation and editing their full time job. Take a look at http://wistia.com/  and watch the introductory videos to see what these guys/girls get to do on a daily basis. Continue reading

Code.org: Learn your own programming language

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Watch the following video.

Go to the code.org site and select one of the languages that you wish to learn. Whether it is HTML/CSS, Python or Ruby, it is up to you to decide. Research each language or app creation tutorial.

Craft a rationale or goal for the assignment and get started.

http://code.org/learn