Making TypeScript Stick
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Making TypeScript Stick

March 22, 2022 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

This workshop has already been published as a course!

Making TypeScript Stick

Some Key Takeaways!

By participating along with us in the workshop, you'll learn:

  • What's new in TypeScript, since TypeScript Fundamentals v3 was filmed
  • How do identify and address gaps and weak points in your TypeScript mental model
  • How to continually sharpen your TypeScript skills, through varied exercises and quizzes
  • How to create a self-directed learning plan, involving repeated practice and self assessment at regular intervals over a long period of time

Your (Awesome) Instructor

Mike North

Mike North

Mike is a Senior Staff Engineer and Head of Human Factors Engineering at LinkedIn, where he focuses on the ergonomics of internal and open source tools and tech stacks that thousands of engineers use every day. As one of company’s deepest experts around TypeScript and Visual Studio Code, Mike has first hand experience rolling out and supporting adoption of these technologies at “big tech company” scale. Prior to working at LinkedIn, Mike was the CTO of Levanto Financial and the UI Architect of Yahoo’s Ads & Data division. As part of his ongoing work to improve the JavaScript ecosystem, Mike is a regular contributor and maintainer of a wide range of open source libraries. His areas of focus are TypeScript, Ember.js, CLIs and Progressive Web Applications.

Spend a Full Day with Mike North, reinforcing your TypeScript mental model through practical challenges

Workshop Details

Completing an introductory TypeScript workshop is a great first step your TS learning journey, but being able to apply the language to solve challenging and varied problems can require a deeper understanding, and a well-formed mental model. In this workshop, we'll tackle a series of challenges designed to reinforce your knowledge and make the important concepts truly "stick" in your mind.

Daily Schedule

We've already held over 300 workshops with thousands of attendees in-person and online. In this time we've discovered ways to schedule the day, so it goes smoothly and efficiently. Regardless if you're in-person or participating with us online you'll have the full ability to replay things you missed, get your questions answered LIVE and interact with the teacher throughout the day.

  • 9:30AM
    Introduction
  • 9:45AM
    Tips & techniques for effective learning & understanding
  • 10:00AM
    Quiz 1 - your TypeScript baseline
  • 10:20AM
    Warm-up game
  • 10:30AM
    What's new in TypeScript
  • 11:00AM
    Challenge 1
  • 11:45AM
    Challenge 2
  • 12:20PM
    Quiz 2
  • 12:30PM
    Lunch
  • 1:30PM
    Mike's mental model - core principles of TS
  • 2:15PM
    Challenge 3
  • 3:00PM
    Challenge 4
  • 4:05PM
    Afternoon break
  • 4:20PM
    Challenge 5
  • 5:00PM
    Quiz 3
  • 5:15PM
    Wrap up and recap
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Interact with the Instructor

Get Your Questions Answered • Code Along with the Class • Classroom Format

Is This Workshop for Me?

Summary

This workshop is designed for those already familiar with the basics of the TypeScript programming language, and are seeking to strengthen their mental model, and ability to effectively apply it to solve complex problems.

Any Prerequisites?

  • Significant experience using Modern JavaScript and/or TypeScript
  • Completion of TypeScript Fundamentals v3, or equivalent experience
  • (Optional) completion of Intermediate TypeScript

Event Details

What

One Full Day Workshop Session

Replay Videos (available immediately)

When

March 22, 2022 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

Where

Attend online on our full HD live stream