Chris Shen - Full Stack Pathway - Self Assessment

This is the first #Self-Assessment for Chris Shen.

  1. Things learned:
    • Technical Area: Learned the basics for Ruby and git.
    • Tools: I have already installed all tools from previous session.
    • Soft Skills: Developed project management skills and team coordination.
  2. Achievement highlights:
    • Attended every meeting
    • Completed all the given tasks in time
    • Actively online on slack for solving other’s problems
  3. List of meetings/trainings:
    • Full Stack Team #2 - First Meeting
    • Project Tools Meeting
    • Industry Mentor Meeting
    • Discourse Codebase Meeting
    • FS Team 2 Meeting
    • Github/Self-Assessment Meeting
  4. Goals for the upcoming week:
    • Read " Developer’s guide to Discourse Themes"
    • Be familiar more with Ruby and Git
  5. Detailed statement of tasks done:
    • Completed the Ruby minitask
    • Pushing the code to my personal branch
      • Since I was already in the mentorchain organization of github, I don’t have trouble accessing the repository unlike others. Therefore, I will be trying to send invites to others who have trouble accessing it.

This is the second #Self-Assessment for Chris Shen.

  1. Things learned:
    • Technical Area: Learned how to develop themes for Discourse using both local instance and GitHub repository
    • Tools: I have already installed all tools from previous session.
    • Soft Skills: Developed project management skills and team coordination.
  2. Achievement highlights:
    • Invited all teammates to the github repository
    • Completed the theme development tutorial
    • Actively online on slack for solving other’s problems
  3. List of meetings/trainings:
    • Discourse Theme Development Intro/Review
    • Javascript Overview & Theme Brainstorming
    • Split into Subteam
  4. Goals for the upcoming week:
    • Start developing in the subteam
    • Finish learning all the resources given
  5. Detailed statement of tasks done:
    • Theme Component Ideation
    • Take feedback survey
    • Work through Discourse Theme tutorial

This is the third #Self-Assessment for Chris Shen.

  1. Things learned:
    • Technical Area: Learned how to develop themes for Discourse on .scss file, and preview the theme in local instance
    • Tools: Use of Trello and Discord
    • Soft Skills: Developed project management skills and team coordination.
  2. Achievement highlights:
    • Sueccessfully developed the 3d pop-out feature for our test theme
    • Learnt the way of designing a theme through manipulating .html and .scss files
    • Actively online on slack for communication
  3. List of meetings/trainings:
    • Industry Mentor Meeting
    • FS Team 2 Meeting
    • SubTeam-2 Meeting*3
    • Week WrapUp Meeting
  4. Goals for the upcoming week:
    • Try to figure out the navi-bar design
    • Search for resources to finish^
  5. Detailed statement of tasks done:
    • 3D Pop-Out feature design

This is the fourth #Self-Assessment for Chris Shen.

  1. Things learned:
    • Technical Area: Learned how to design buttons in the header menu & navigation bar
    • Tools: Github skills
    • Soft Skills: Developed project management skills and team coordination.
  2. Achievement highlights:
    • Successfully added a button next in the navigation bar
    • Attended all the meetings promptly
    • Frequently used own test theme to develop new features
  3. List of meetings/trainings:
    • Sub-team2-Meeting*4
    • RuntimeTerror Meeting
  4. Goals for the upcoming week:
    • Try to add the button as a dropdown instead of a link
  5. Detailed statement of tasks done:
    • Adding the notification button
    • Watched industry mentor meeting recording

This is the fifth #Self-Assessment for Chris Shen.

  1. Things learned:
    • Technical Area: Learned how to install the quick-access-panel into a widget
    • Tools: Github skills
    • Soft Skills: Developed project management skills and team coordination.
  2. Achievement highlights:
    • Watch the recording of the industry mentor meeting
    • Tried to manipulate the code according to the recording & online recourses
    • Attended all the meetings promptly
  3. List of meetings/trainings:
    • Industry Mentor Meeting*2
    • RuntimeTerror Mid Week Recap
    • Subteam meeting
  4. Goals for the upcoming week:
    • Prepare for final presentation
  5. Detailed statement of tasks done:
    • Tried to accomplish the dropdown feature to the button