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== Noisebridge's Learning Python Classes ==
  
Come learn [http://www.python.org/ Python], Mondays at 7:30 - 9:00 PM PST.
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'''Come learn [http://www.python.org/ Python]'''!!<br>
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See our awesome website for both PyClasses at [http://pycourse.com/ Noisebridge Learning Python]
  
Know how to program, but don't know Python?  We'll get you up to speed.
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* Advanced Class, Tuesdays at 7:00 - 9:00 PM PST
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* Introduction to Python, Wednesday, ditto (at 7-9 PM)
  
Don't know how to program?  We'll teach you.
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Intro to Python schedule is [http://pycourse.com/schedule/ here], see below to get the online texts for this Intro to Python class
  
===  Textbook ===
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The Advanced Class:
* [http://inventwithpython.com/ Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python] - another great introductory text, written by [[Noisebridge]] member [[User:AlSweigart|Al Sweigart]]
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We are currently building a weekly schedule that you can peek at by clicking [[http://pycourse.com/advanced-class-schedule/ here]]<br>
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In general, this is '''your''' class, peeps! We are here to serve '''you''', so any feedback is welcome.
  
=== Other Helpful Texts ===
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After 9pm Tuesdays, we'll have open hacking time and time for questions for those that are kicking so much ass they just can't go home yet, or even for those that may have gone to Mondays' Front-end Web Development class and want to come back for more. If you have problems from work or home, feel free to bring them after 9 and everyone can help each other.
* [http://greenteapress.com/thinkpython/thinkpython.html Think Python] - the primary text we use.
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* [http://www.diveintopython.org/ Dive Into Python] - a solid survey of Python for experienced programmers.
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* [http://learnpythonthehardway.org/ Learn Python The Hard Way] - A good introductory text with lots of exercises written by prolific programmer [http://zedshaw.com/ Zed Shaw]
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* [http://www.greenteapress.com/thinkpython/html/index.html Think Python: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist]
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* [http://www.swaroopch.com/notes/Python A Byte of Python]
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* [http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596100469/ Python in a Nutshell] - a handy reference
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* [http://docs.python.org/ Python Documentation]
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** [http://docs.python.org/library/index.html Python Standard Library]
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** [http://docs.python.org/reference/index.html Python Language Reference]
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For redundancy, not 1 but 2(!) people will be helping run the Advanced Class. Please contact either of us with comments/questions:
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* Elizabeth Leddy on IRC (#noisebridge/#plone) as eleddy or [http://twitter.com/eleddy @eleddy]
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* Kellan Jacobs  [http://twitter.com/kellanjacobs @kellanjacobs]
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Cost: Free! That's right homies. Bring your good vibes and we are at your disposal!
  
 
=== Mailing List ===
 
=== Mailing List ===
http://groups.google.com/group/pyclass
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Sign up for this now!
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/pyclass Pyclass-Discussion]
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Once you join the mailing list, send a request to join the PyClass organization to https://github.com/egonSchiele
  
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=== Intro to Python Texts ===
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* [http://learnpythonthehardway.org/ Learn Python The Hard Way] - A good introductory text with lots of exercises written by prolific programmer [http://zedshaw.com/ Zed Shaw]
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* [http://www.greenteapress.com/thinkpython/ Think Python: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist]
  
=== Sharing Code ===
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=== PyClass Githubs===
PyClass Organization on Github: https://github.com/PythonNinjas
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* [https://github.com/PythonNinjas PyClass Organization]
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* [https://github.com/PythonNinjas/InventWithPython Textbook Code]
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* https://github.com/noisebridge/Intro-Python
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* https://github.com/noisebridge/web2py-noiselist
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* https://github.com/noisebridge/flask-noiselist
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* https://github.com/tachang/django_noiselist
  
Textbook Code: https://github.com/PythonNinjas/InventWithPython
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===  [Old] Class Slides ===
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* [http://egonschiele.github.com/pyclass Slides on Github]
  
Once you join the mailing list, send a request to join the PyClass organization to https://github.com/egonSchiele
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=== Other Helpful Texts ===
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* [http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/ PEP 8 -- The '''highly''' recommended Style Guide for Python Code]
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* [http://inventwithpython.com Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python] - written by Noisebridger [[User:AlSweigart|Al Sweigart]], free to download [http://inventwithpython.com/IYOCGwP_book1.pdf here] or [https://dl.dropbox.com/u/11076239/IYOCGwP_book1.pdf here]
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* [http://www.swaroopch.com/notes/Python A Byte of Python]
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* [http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596100469/ Python in a Nutshell] - a handy reference
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* [http://docs.python.org/ Python Documentation]
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** [http://wiki.python.org/moin/BeginnersGuide Python Wiki -- Beginners Guide]
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** [http://docs.python.org/library/index.html Python Standard Library]
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** [http://docs.python.org/reference/index.html Python Language Reference]
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Revision as of 11:29, 23 November 2013

Contents

Noisebridge's Learning Python Classes

Come learn Python!!
See our awesome website for both PyClasses at Noisebridge Learning Python

  • Advanced Class, Tuesdays at 7:00 - 9:00 PM PST
  • Introduction to Python, Wednesday, ditto (at 7-9 PM)

Intro to Python schedule is here, see below to get the online texts for this Intro to Python class

The Advanced Class: We are currently building a weekly schedule that you can peek at by clicking [here]
In general, this is your class, peeps! We are here to serve you, so any feedback is welcome.

After 9pm Tuesdays, we'll have open hacking time and time for questions for those that are kicking so much ass they just can't go home yet, or even for those that may have gone to Mondays' Front-end Web Development class and want to come back for more. If you have problems from work or home, feel free to bring them after 9 and everyone can help each other.

For redundancy, not 1 but 2(!) people will be helping run the Advanced Class. Please contact either of us with comments/questions:

Cost: Free! That's right homies. Bring your good vibes and we are at your disposal!

Mailing List

Sign up for this now!

Once you join the mailing list, send a request to join the PyClass organization to https://github.com/egonSchiele

Intro to Python Texts

PyClass Githubs

[Old] Class Slides

Other Helpful Texts

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