Tag Archives: @trybloc

Coding Schools From a Students Perspective: J’s Coding Adventure at Bloc.io

J Terrell AllenIt’s February 26th,  2014 episode we interview J Terrell Allen (@jterrell), a student of Bloc.io (@TryBloc) about their particular teaching style, and his learning experiences at their DevSchool. In addition we discuss the Big Ten Ponzi Scheme article I wrote at my blog Git. Life. Commit..

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Download The Episode: Ep14-09 February 26th, 2014

Scholarships for New Educational Methods: Bloc.io & The New Relic Scholarship

Bloc.ioOn this February 12th,  2014 episode we interview Prasid Pathak (@Prasid) and David Paola (@dpaola2) about Bloc.io (@TryBloc), the difference between Mentorship and Dev-Boot Camps, and the New Relic Scholarship.  Our scholarship of the week is The Margarian Scholarship.

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Download The Episode: Ep14-07 February 12th, 2014

Where to Find Scholarships for Coding: Bloc.io and the New Relic Scholarship

Cappex.com ScreenshotThis January 29th,  2014 episode we discuss our upcoming interview with Cappex.com (@Cappex) about their online scholarship search tool. We also talk about Bloc.io, (@TryBloc) an online school for prospective web coding students that has a unique scholarship available.  We also discuss Beyond  Education, a website that helps to gauge student success outcomes by reviewing salaries. And we finish out our interview about college costs and admission  with Carolyn Z Lawrence, of AdmissionsAdvice.com (@CZLAW) a Private College Admissions Counselor based in San Diego, CA. Carolyn helps students from across the US with the admissions process and how talks to us about the love-affair of admissions, how to find the right fit, and how to honestly look at what you can afford for your child. !

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Download The Episode: Ep14-05 January 29, 2014