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Teaching & Learning

Teaching & Learning

This is my presentation from UIKonf 2015 about Teaching and Learning. I discussed the tangible benefits of sharing knowledge with others as well as describe the ways to get started.

Video: http://youtube.com/watch?v=SjjvnrqDjpM

Ash Furrow

May 18, 2015

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  1. Agenda 1. Making mistakes doesn’t have to be scary 2.

    Sharing stuff will help your career/business 3. You should start immediately
  2. Don’t Worry • Feedback is about your work, not about

    you • You are not your work • Use feedback to learn new things • Making mistakes isn’t a big deal
  3. Consequences 1. Initially, I looked uninformed 2. I acknowledged my

    mistake 3. I posted a cat photo 4. Then I looked mature
  4. —Corey Haines “It is easy to forget that people write

    code. But it is important that we don't forget that.”
  5. —Heather Harthur “[…] you should definitely still open source your

    code. I still wouldn’t hesitate to open source something […]”
  6. What to share? • Code • Techniques • Workflows •

    Tools • Lessons you learn • Anything you care about