Stem-Away Self-Assessment 6/16/20
Irene Saito (Quince), Observer role
Tech Area: a little bit of Ruby, HTML/CSS, setting up psql for Postgres in Terminal
Tools: Asana, Google Meet
Soft Skills: Participated in meetings, learned how to collaborate on a project remotely.
Three achievement highlights:
Learned about full stack components and how they fit together
Completed mini tasks as described on Asana Attended team meetings in the observer role
List of meetings/trainings:
5/21 STEMCast with James, overview of Discourse
5/30 Team meeting
6/2 Team meeting
6/5 Team meeting
Goals for the upcoming week:
Learn some more Ruby – I had fun with this
Watch more videos to learn more about the technologies we are using
Attempt to implement a theme in Discourse or a web page on my own
Detailed statement of tasks:
Completed all of the mini tasks and layout understanding tasks on Asana:
Learning about what symbols are in Ruby, how to create them and when to use them
Setting up psql for Postgres in Terminal in my Ubuntu VM
Exploring all the different kinds of loops in Ruby
Creating a three column layout containing elements with rounded corners using HTML and CSS.
Looked up more information about stack components I was completely unfamiliar with, like Ember.js, Postgres, and handlebars, as well as more information about HTML and CSS.