Intro to ES6 (ECMAScript6): Bringing Harmony to Your JavaScript

Galvanize - 44 Tehama Street (between 2nd/howard) San Francisco - View Map Girl Develop It San Francisco
Tue, Feb 21, 2017, 6:30 PM (PST)

About this event

This workshop will cover new features from ECMAScript 6 (ES6).

ECMAScript is a standard for a scripting language – Javascript language is based on the ECMAScript standard. 

ES6 basically lets you write more up-to-date JavaScript that is succinct, intuitive, and easy-to-read:

ES6 is the latest significant update to the ECMAScript version and is currently being implemented in browsers at varying speeds.

This workshop will be taught by Esther Weon, a software engineer at Presence Product Group.


Agenda

We will be covering several main features introduced in ES6. For each feature we cover, we will: 

1) Go over a lecture on feature
2) Do a solo practice exercise
3) Review solution to exercise


Prerequisites

• Familiarity with basic JavaScript

• Laptop with Git installed

• Github account

Payment is required to attend. If you'd like to attend but cannot afford the cost, click here to request a scholarship. Due to the number of applications, only the scholarship recipients will receive an email a few days before the workshop. Thank you for your understanding!

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When

Tuesday, Feb 21
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (PST)

Where

Galvanize
44 Tehama Street (between 2nd/howard) San Francisco