Teaching basic lab skills
for research computing

Updating the Project List

Updating my description of where my time goes made me realize that our list of things we need help with had fallen out of date. The highlights are below; please see the projects page for details, and get in touch if you'd like to help.

  • our core lessons have outstanding issues
  • improve the templates
  • a web-based tool for managing workshops
  • translations into other languages
  • automate the creation of Google Forms surveys and Eventbrite registration pages
  • overhaul our pre- and post-workshop assessment questionnaires
  • a lesson on quality assurance
  • a lesson on scientific publishing
  • re-use the multiple choice questions
  • Our website needs a complete re-design
  • clean up the CSS for our lessons
  • a media-first approach to teaching programming in Python
  • a pure HTML replacement for screencasts
  • a diff-and-merge tool for the Jupyter Notebook
  • improve Jekyll's error messages

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