When I first started learning to program, my plan was to spend a month working on Codecademy courses and then switch to Code School. That plan changed when I realized that my local library offered free subscriptions to Treehouse.
I tried Treehouse, liked it, and decided to hold off on trying Code School as a result.
Last week, Code School offered a Free Trial Weekend so I finally got a full taste of what they offer.
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Week 5 was a bit of a reset as I switched to Team Treehouse as my primary learning site.
My original plan was to try Code School but I decided to hold off on that after finding out that my local library offers free memberships to Treehouse. While I still plan to try Code School at some point, I have been pleased with Treehouse so far. I have a trip planned each of the next two weeks so I will probably wait until after those trips are over.
Once I check out Code School my plan is two write a post comparing Codecademy, Treehouse, and Code School.
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I can’t believe it has been a month since I decided to teach myself programming. There are times that I feel like I have learned so much and times I feel like I haven’t even scratched the surface.
The biggest lesson I have learned is the importance of focus. There is so much to learn and so many different ways to learn it that it is easy to get off track.
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