Facts About Coding

By | February 2nd, 2017|career, coding, Palm Beach Code School, Uncategorized|

Are you interested in building, designing and coding websites?  Learning to code will give you the skills you need to be a Web Developer.  New Web Developer programs are starting this month at Palm Beach Code School.  Beginners welcome!  

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85% of Graduates Working in Programming Jobs in Palm Beach County

By | October 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Are you thinking of changing careers?  According to the US Department of Labor, the demand for Web Developers is projected to grow 20% over the next eight years. By learning to code, you’ll be preparing yourself for work in this growing industry.   When our students graduate from Palm Beach Code School, we help them [...]

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Meet our Intern

By | August 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|

    "We really enjoyed having David work at the school.  His input was important to help us learn about tech-driven millennials." –Director Jim York Can you tell me a little bit about yourself?   Hello my name's David Seager. I'm 21 years old. I grew up in New Jersey, and have lived in south Florida for [...]

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Meet our Instructors: Eddy Garcia, Developer of VividArts App

By | July 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Eddy Garcia, a self-described “UX nerd” got his degree in Economics and was working in property management when he first moved to Palm Beach County. His love of technology led him to join some tech Meetup groups, where he created a network of like-minded individuals looking for fulfilling careers. After teaching himself to code and [...]

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Students Graduate From Palm Beach Code School

By | May 14th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

On Monday, May 11 our first group of students graduated from Palm Beach Code School after completing our 16-week Web Developer Program. Graduation diplomas were awarded at our Training Facility in Palm Beach Gardens. PBCS Instructor Paul Needham (on left) Graduate Rubens Jean Paul The Web Developer Program is Palm Beach Code School’s [...]

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What’s the Best Programming Language to Learn in 2015?

By | February 19th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Javascript? CSS? Python? Which language should you learn? Surveys are interesting but don’t bet your career on them. If you take nothing else from this article, remember: those who pick a language based on survey data or monetary prospects will fail. There’s one secret to becoming a great developer: just build stuff

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Are You Looking To Change Careers?

By | February 9th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Are you looking to change careers? Here’s a challenge for you: Make note of every time you say one of these phrases: "I wish I had," "I wish I could," or "One day I’d like to." You get the idea. The issue with using these phrases is that they let you create an excuse for [...]

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Why Coding is College And Career Prep

By | February 3rd, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Coding academies like Palm Beach Code School are quickly becoming an affordable alternative to college. This brings a new perspective to a subject that once was viewed as necessary for only a select few. Computer science is finally transitioning from being seen as a specific job training course to being recognized as a key element [...]

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This is a great time for women to learn coding

By | January 29th, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

This is a great time for women to learn coding and break into what has previously been a male dominated industry. We are so excited to have nine women currently enrolled in our Web Developer Primer Program, which had it's first class last night. FORTUNE MAGAZINE: How women can break into tech: Don’t be a [...]

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Coding Is The New Black

By | January 23rd, 2015|coding, Uncategorized|

Coding is the must-have skill of the future. “The value of coding is learning how to use data to drive decisions”, says C.J. Windisch, lead engineer and co-founder of location-based app GonnaBe. We see it everywhere from statistical analysis in baseball to politics with Barack Obama's data-driven election team," Understanding data at that scale requires [...]

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