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Online vs. In-person Coding Education

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May. 09 2018
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Posted by
Sarah Foot

So you want to learn to code? Congratulations! With online and offline options, paid and free, deciding what is best for you can take some time and energy. At Lighthouse Labs, it’s our opinion that everyone has their own learning style, and education isn’t one size fits all.

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Digital Literacy: The Must Have Skill for 2018

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May. 03 2018
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Posted by
Lauren Girdler

Not long ago, coding was the exclusive domain of developers. But in our increasingly digital world, knowledge of coding is useful, and even necessary, for a much broader range of functions and professions.

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The OG Ladies of Tech

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Mar. 08 2018
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Posted by
Lauren Girdler

March 8 is International Women’s Day which is the perfect opportunity to recognize all the fantastic women of the past who have influenced the world of tech.

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Why Lighthouse Labs Teaches Full-Stack Development

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Mar. 06 2018
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Posted by
Corey Leung

One of the most common questions we get asked at Lighthouse Labs is “why teach full-stack development”? While other bootcamp programs focus on either front-end or back-end, we are steadfast in our commitment to teaching the concepts of both. We believe that a full-stack education provides the best foundation for Junior Developers to have long and rewarding careers no matter their specialization.

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Founder Spotlight: Lighthouse Labs Co-Founder Jeremy Shaki

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Feb. 22 2018
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Posted by
Corey Leung

The team at SwitchUp recently sat down with Jeremy Shaki, the Co-Founder and Chief Talking Officer of Lighthouse Labs, to learn more about his views on coding bootcamps, the future of technology and the current coding career space.

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Teacher Feature: Roland Tecson

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Feb. 14 2018
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Roland is an iOS instructor at our Vancouver campus who has been doing some amazing work in the community.

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How To Learn To Code: A Comprehensive Guide

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Feb. 09 2018
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

We all know that coding is a skill set in high demand. You may have read headlines on how coding is the next blue collar job and how people are upgrading their skills to stay ahead of the curve. You get it, you’re convinced — you want to learn to code. Now what?

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Swift Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Check out our Swift cheat sheet for tips on how to use it to get the most out of your iOS app.

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Git Workflow Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Check out our Git cheat sheet for the tips on how to use Git to track projects and workflows.

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JavaScript v.6 Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Check out our JavaScript V.6 cheat sheet for the latest ES6 tips.

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CSS Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Posted by
Corey Leung

Check out our CSS cheat sheet for tips and hints to help you beautify your site

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HTML Cheat Sheet

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Dec. 18 2017
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Posted by
Andrew Tsang

Check out our HTML cheat sheet for tips on how to use HTML more efficiently.

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Building A Holiday Card Generator Part IV: JavaScript Libraries & Github Pages

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Dec. 15 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

Learn how to build your own holiday greeting card generator with our free four part tutorial! In Part IV you will be deploying the project!

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Building A Holiday Card Generator Part III: JavaScript and the Document Object Model

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Dec. 14 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

Learn how to build your own holiday greeting card generator with our free four part tutorial! Part III will teach you how to make your page interactive using JavaScript!

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Building A Holiday Card Generator Part II: Styling, Animations & Responsive Design With CSS

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Dec. 13 2017
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Posted by
Rebecca Haliburton

Learn how to build your own holiday greeting card generator with our free four part tutorial! Part II will teach you how to style and create a responsive design for your card generator.

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