204 JSJ Free Code Camp with Quincy Larson

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    03:10 – Quincy Larson Introduction

    03:20 – Free Code Camp

    04:47 – Quincy’s Background

    06:43 – Curriculum and Non-Profit Projects

    09:47 – Keeping the Curriculum Updated

    10:30 – Enrollment; Starting & Finishing

    12:20 – Resources for Learning

    15:39 – Funding

    16:06 – Working Through a Self-Paced System vs Structure

    17:17 – Nonprofits

    19:51 – Learning to Work on Non-Greenfield Code

    21:47 – Getting Hired After the Program

    23:21 – Marketing and Media

    26:07 – Sustaining Living While Running This Program

    27:31 – The Future of Free Code Camp

    28:34 – Long-term Sustainability

    29:44 – Hypothetical Monetization and Contribution

    33:51 – Coding as a form of art or function?

    36:55 – Partnerships

    37:53 – Making Free Code Camp More Effective

    39:18 – Criticism?

    40:29 – Curriculum Development and Evolution

    43:02 – Is Free Code Camp for everybody?

    • Read, Search, Ask

    46:09 – The Community

    51:07 – Getting Involved in Free Code Camp

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