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      Rapid Learning: Intro to Ruby on Rails Workshop in Santa Monica

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      June 26, 2013

      Wednesday   7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

      101 Broadway
      Santa Monica, California 90401

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      Rapid Learning: Intro to Ruby on Rails Workshop

      Intro to Ruby on Rails Workshop

      Ruby on Rails is one of the most popular frameworks for developing web applications. It is used by Hulu, Groupon, LivingSocial,, Square, Visa, and many others. In this class you will learn:

      • How to make a simple dynamic web app using Ruby on Rails
      • What Ruby is, what Rails is, and why use them instead of PHP, Node.JS, Python, or .NET.
      • How to learn to code – there are hacks J.
      • Where to go from here to continue learning.
      • You’ll code your own shopping-list web app
      • Ruby/Rails development environment and tools installed on your laptop
      • Basic understanding of what you can do with Rails and how it works
      • Laptop (no netbooks) - Mac OSX Lion or newer or Windows 7
      • Complete tutorial - Highly recommended, only takes 15 minutes.

      Instructor Bio

      Ira Herman is an experienced software developer who has 14+ years of coding experience. He started working with Microsoft while he was still in High School and has since then led a number of development projects. Ira has experience teaching as a Microsoft Certified Trainer and Cisco Certified Academy Instructor, and holds several internal Microsoft Endorsements in technical training and understanding of adult learning model and rapid learning. He has trained employees, military, college classes, and technical certification candidates, at times from zero experience. He writes in HTML/CSS, Wordpress, PHP, jQuery, Magento, and Ruby on Rails. Ira currently holds the position of CTO at Optrix.

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