Workshop: Building with jQuery

About this module

For people with little or no previous experience with JavaScript, but confidence in HTML and CSS, this workshop introduces attendees to what’s possible with jQuery: from hand-coding using jQuery’s convenient collection of functions, to using complex plugins written by other jQuery developers.

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Presenter

Tanya Gray

Tanya is the lead presenter on the Gather Workshops team, and she’s on a mission to increase the uptake of programming in secondary schools. With a professional background in web development, she is now applying her real-world experience to classroom learning and bridging the gap between schools and industry.

“It was cool because we got to learn about making websites and the mentors were just awesome. It was complicated at first but then I got the hang of it and managed to catch up.”

Student, Tamaki College, Auckland