Arturo Alvarado - Full Stack Pathway - Self Assessment

  1. Things learned:
  • Technical Area

    • Learned object designing in Ruby
    • Practiced git by pushing ruby code into my own branch
    • Began to look at theme development
  • Tools

    • Asana
    • github
    • Atom
    • Discourse

*Soft Skills:
* Remote communication and collaboration
2. Achievement highlights:

  • Downloaded discourse on my machine
  • Completed Ruby Gradebook task
  • Attended webinar with industry mentor
  1. List of meetings/training:
  • Meetings
    • Webinar with industry mentor
    • Team meetings 3x a week
  • Training
    • Presentation on git and github
    • Learned basic of ruby as well as where to find additional resources
  1. Goals for the upcoming week:
  • Look into theme development
  • Finish up the resources posted on stemaway
  1. Detailed statement of tasks done:
  • Installed and ran discourse on my local system
  • Used Atom to create a gradebook in ruby
  • Created a local branch and pushed it up to github

Self Assessment #2

  1. Things learned:
  • Technical Area
    • Theme development
    • Navigate and inspect elements on a webpage
  • Tools
    • Devtool
    • github
    • Trello
    • Discourse
  • Soft Skills:
    • Remote collaboration
    • Task management
  1. Achievement highlights:
  • Finished guide on discourse guide
  • Created a simple feature on my remote server
  • Attended webinar with industry mentor
  1. List of meetings/training:
  • Meetings/Training
    • Webinar with industry mentor
    • Team meetings 3x a week
  1. Goals for the upcoming week:
  • Work with subteam on developing 3D feature
  • Have a presentation by Friday to showcase our feature
  1. Detailed statement of tasks done:
  • Used Discourse to develop a simple feature
  • Imported feature from github page onto my Discourse instance
  • Joined a subteam that will focus on developing a 3D feature

Self Assessment #3

  1. Things learned:
  • Technical Area
    • Theme development
    • Relationship between backend and frontend
  • Tools
    • Devtool
    • github
    • Discourse
  • Soft Skills:
    • Remote collaboration
    • Task management
  1. Achievement highlights:
  • Finished first theme(3D posts)
  • Researched info on NAV bar
  1. List of meetings/training:
  • Meetings/Training
    • Sub Team 2 Meetings
    • Full Team Meetings
  1. Goals for the upcoming week:
  • Continue development on NAV bar
  • Extend first sessions project
  1. Detailed statement of tasks done:
  • Used Discourse to develop a 3D theme that can be downloaded through github
  • Analyzed NAV bar on Stemaway website

Self Assessment #4

  1. Things learned:
  • Technical Area: Code location and elements of a navigation bar
  • Tools: Discourse, CLI, Github
  • Soft Skills: Remote collaboration
  1. Achievement highlights:
  • Moved the message icon onto the navigation bar
  • Researched functionality of nav bar
  1. List of meetings/trainings:
  • FS Team 2 Meetings
  1. Goals for the upcoming week:
  • Create a drop down menu from our notification button
  1. Detailed statement of tasks done:
  • Moving message button onto navi-bar
  • Met up with sub teams to discuss further development of navigation bar

Self Assesment #5

  1. Things learned:
  • Technical Area: Worked with quick-access-panel
  • Tools: Version control with Github
  • Soft Skills: Team presentation
  1. Achievement highlights:
  • Integrated sub teams code
  • Formulated a presentation to showcase our project
  • Presented RunTimeTerror’s project
  1. List of meetings/trainings:
  • Industry Mentor Meetings
  • RuntimeTerror Mid Week Recap
  • Presentation Practice
  1. Goals for the upcoming week:
  • Finalize project
  1. Detailed statement of tasks done:
  • Implemented dropdown menu