If web development has never elicited a response akin to that of Ron Swanson in the .gif below, you are either very new to web development and have not yet had the experience of being utterly at a loss as to why your code does not work (just give it…

If you only know one thing about Launch School, it is (or ought to be) that Launch School utilizes a mastery-based educational model. If you have made it through the preparatory materials, you know one of the key aspects of its pedagogy is the premise that mastery is not the…

If you are at the beginning of the Launch School curriculum or are just considering Launch School and perusing student-generated blogs, you might notice what seems like an unusual phenomenon: there are dozens of articles with study guides, strategies, and support for the very first assessment, 109, yet student-created resources…

It seems everyone has their own spin on the best study strategies for the 109 written assessment — probably because we all learn a little differently and benefit from different strategies. …

If you are just starting out at Launch School (or are in the early stages of web development and attempting to learn how to live code for interview-prep), the entire premise of of live coding in front of a peer, or worse — a TA or interviewer — can feel…

After seven years of working as a massage therapist, like many Americans, I found myself quickly out of work when the COVID epidemic hit. As someone prone towards finding bright sides (and with the privilege of having household financial security), I decided to turn the pause into an opportunity to…

Chelsea Saunders

Launch School Student

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