This is a two-week series, with classes being held on Tuesdays and Thursdays - May 23, 25, 30, & June 1 from 6:00-8:30PM. Makeup sessions are not offered.
This workshop is targeted at beginners to programming. If you already know another language, you're welcome to come, you'll probably find that you work at a faster pace.
Dates: Tuesdays & Thursdays, May 23, 25, 30 & June 1 from 6:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Rally Health, 200 E. Randolph St. Suite 5450, Chicago, IL 60601
Additional location information:
• Please be prepared to show a Driver's License or state-issued photo ID to building security.
• Parking: There are multiple parking garages in the area, and very limited street parking.
• Accessibility: This venue is wheelchair accessible.
Refund Policy: Girl Develop It is unable to offer refunds for cancelled registrations or no-shows. We only extend refunds if 1) the class is cancelled by the GDI chapter leaders due to low enrollment, or 2) the class is rescheduled and you cannot make the rescheduled date.
Scholarships: A limited number of scholarships are available for those with a financial hardship. To apply, click here. Do not RSVP for the event. The deadline to apply for a scholarship is May 15th. Scholarship applicants will be notified shortly after the deadline. Class capacity does not impact scholarship students.
Attendees should be comfortable with HTML5 and CSS3: specifically, you should understand the box model, floats, CSS resets, and HTML5 standards and tags.
If you have either:
(a) attended our Intro HTML/CSS workshop and spent time practicing your code, or
(b) attended our Intermediate HTML/CSS workshop, or
(c) built and maintained websites,
then you will be well-prepared for this class!
• Your laptop (Mac, PC, or Linux are all okay).
• A modern web browser - either Chrome or Firefox with Firebug installed.
• A text editor. We recommend Sublime Text 2 (free; available for both Mac and PC).
• What actually is programming? A gentle introduction to programming.
• Variables, functions, and data types.
• Conditionals, control flow, loops, and working with arrays.
• What is the DOM?
• Accessing and modifying the DOM.
• What is an object?
• Handling events and creating animations.
Instructor: Ryan Stelly
Host: Rally Health
Rally Health creates consumer-focused software in the healthcare space. Whether you need to find a doctor, shop for benefits, or start (and maintain!) a healthy habit, we've got a user-friendly app for you. Rally is built on exciting technologies such as React, Scala, Angular, and .NET and has offices in Chicago, DC, and SF.
All attendees, including staff and volunteers, are expected to abide by the Girl Develop It code of conduct.