Code.org: Most of you know it, right? For those of you who don’t, similar to code academy, code.org is a website where people can learn to code. The one main difference is Code.org is more geared to teaching children. Code.org also made The Hour of Code, which is a popular event for schools around the world. The site was founded by the brothers Ali and Hadi Partovi in 2013, so when I got a chance to meet Avi I took the opportunity in a heartbeat. This is my story about meeting Avi Partovi.
In my city, there are usually tons of events that happen each day… Most I wouldn’t think about volunteering for, but when I got a request to volunteer at a coding meet I took the opportunity without much background information... all I knew is that th…Read more >