Category: Teaching

a place to chronicle the journey back to development

First class is in the books

Standing out in the hallway, feeling a little awkward being back on a college campus after so many years. “Am I prepared?” “Will they listen?” “Will they get it?” Deep breath…..”Let’s roll….” First 10 minutes or so was a little awkward, going over the syllabus, talking about me, talking about them, talking about the class…
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September 13, 2017 0

Giving back

One thing I’ve learned being part of the SQL Community is that they are an amazing group of people.  So many people have been incredibly supportive through my journey of the last few years, riding the highs and lows with me the whole way. Now it’s time for me to give back some of that…
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September 12, 2017 0

What do you with you knew when you started in SQL?

I have a request.  I’ve been given the opportunity to teach a course at our local community college on Database Design and Development and they’ve given me room to come up with my own curriculum.  I want to create a balance of theory, practice, quizzes, and projects, but one of the things I feel like…
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August 4, 2017 6