Has it been 20 weeks already?! If you talked to me about this program 16 weeks ago, right after completing phase 1. I would have told you that the next 16 weeks were going to be the longest of my entire life. …

Phase 5 was a very strange phase when compared to the others. Every other phase consisted of learning a new language or framework for three weeks that we would then incorporate into a project during the last week of that phase. …

My experience with phase 4 was much smoother than phase 3. A big reason for this is because of all of the headache we went through learning Rack and the abundance of material in phase 3 previously. I will say, the environment issues that had to be solved in this…

In my past blog posts, I expressed how challenging I felt it was to learn and implement the content. Well, I will say that this phase was by far the most challenging compared to the others. Throughout this phase it took a lot of focus, repetition and most importantly. PATIENTS…

After researching what the differences are between class and functional components and when you would want to use each one. This is what I learned!

Functional components are commonly referred to as functional stateless components. Why is this? It’s because functional components can’t have their own state. The only way…

During our Phase 2 module, we learned React. Honestly, I grasped React a lot faster than I did JavaScript. I felt like the syntax came to me a lot quicker and I understood the structure really well.

That being said…I did run into some road bumps while building my project.

Assigning variables is a very important concept to understand when programming. Variables are essential when writing a program, so understanding the different declaration statements is crucial.

Variables being declared using “const” and “let”

Above, you’ll see two variables being declared. Both variables are the same array of animals. If I wanted to add “bird” to the array…

Hey everyone! My name is Tyler and this blog is going to give you some insight on my emotional journey of learning to write code!

First off… If anyone has ever told you that learning to code is easy, ignore that entire statement! It has been four weeks since starting…

Tyler Charawell

Flatiron student for Computer Programming

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