Ever since we taught our very first course at The Iron Yard in 2013, we’ve worked every day to help as many people as we possibly can learn to code and launch successful programming careers. We believe that by helping people better understand the world of software development, they will be able to better harness the power of technology – for themselves, the places they work and their communities.
In a practical sense, many of the skills we’re teaching are applicable (and increasingly necessary) to almost every career and industry today. Whether people work in healthcare, government, manufacturing, marketing, retail or education, they often have to interact with some form of technology or work closely with technical professionals. From waiters taking orders at restaurants to doctors accessing in-room patient data, software has become a critical part of people’s daily work. Read More