Student Stories

Just In Time For The Elections: PolitiPic Student Final Project

Can voter preferences be predicted by facial features?    This was what the Gordon cohort explored in their final project - Politics of the Face presented at their graduation April 8.  One of the team members, a political science major,  was i...

Our Students’ and Team’s Video Debut!

Our student and instructor videos have debuted (the Academy is already preparing their Oscar nominations)... Want to learn something new or get a taste of coding? Look no further than our YouTube channel. Our instructors and students are now produ...

Why is learning to code so hard?

Our instructor Jeff is also an author, here are some tips from his blog, a great coding resource: As an instructor at Byte Academy, a high school AP computer science teacher, and a former middle school teacher, I’ve worked with countless begin...

Valentine’s Day Special: How To Date A Programmer

This special piece is written by one of our team members who took the jump into dating a programmer before she had experience in tech, a few years back (while he picked up Python, she picked up Mandarin.) When we went on our first date, he tur...