Stafford Tech Center offering new courses in Web Application Development

Stafford Technical Center Adult Education will be offering new courses in Web Application Development, starting in Fall 2018.

I will be teaching the following courses:

COMP-19: Introduction to Web Development: Starting with HTML5
Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Tuesdays & Thursdays, September 11 – October 18, 2018

COMP-20: Web Development: Introduction to Interactivity with JavaScript
Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm – October 23 – December 18, 2018

COMP-21: Web Development: Introduction to Styling with CSS
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:15 pm, October 25 – December 20, 2018

Courses in 2019: PHP, SQL and WordPress

For more information, you can view this video press release on PEG-TV:


Try for animated Python event promo (Mint Makerspace Grand Opening)

For this weekend’s MINT Makerspace Grand Opening event I put together an animated promo / poster on website.  The viewer can see the Python program code side-by-side with the logos being drawn for The Mint Makerspace and Rutland Mini Maker Faire logos (joint event).  For some Mint-y “eye candy”: provides Python coding capability in a browser, so there is no need to install Python on laptop or PC.  Trinket also has capability for HTML coding and simple music composition in browser. also has tutorials for Python and HTML.  Python trinkets can also be viewed on tablets and smartphones.  So you can learn to code or read Python code from your phone!  Python is a popular coding language and is used on the Raspberry Pi computer.  If you are involved in a Makerspace community, Python is a handy language to learn.

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