Bloc Part Time and Full Time Software Engineering & Full Stack Tracks and Web Developer Courses

Bloc Learn about how Bloc works, the cost and format, and read reviews from online news sites and bloggers. WHAT: Founded in 2011, and furthered by $8.5M from venture investors, Bloc is located in San Francisco and offers online coding bootcamps and courses "for people who wish to keep their current job, learn how to code, and become a full-time software … [Read more...]

Rockit 12 Week Full Time or 10 Week Part Time Web Development Bootcamps

Rockit Web Development Bootcamp

Rockit - Phoenix **Note: It is unclear whether Rockit will continue to offer bootcamps or courses. Its parent company, Apollo Education Group, which owns University of Phoenix, which offers the Rockit bootcamp, announced in June that it was experiencing financial difficulties. The Rockit website blog, Facebook page, and Twitter account show no new entries beyond July of … [Read more...]

NPR: Toy Industry Influenced Women in Tech

NPR: Toy Industry Influenced Women in Tech

In an October 21, 2014 article posted online on npr.org and titled, When Women Stopped Coding, author Steve Henn identifies a period of time in the '80s when personal computers, then mostly toys, were marketed to boys. The article points to a Carnegie Mellon University study that associated young men's increased comfort level using computers with the decline in same-aged women … [Read more...]

Code School

Code School online tech learning

Code School Learn about how Code School works, the cost and format, and read reviews from online news sites and bloggers. WHAT: Code School has been providing online web development courses in a game-style format since 2011. Its website says over 1M people have tried a course at Code School, and that it "teaches web technologies in the comfort of your browser with video … [Read more...]