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Jesse Shawl

Instructor, Web Development Immersive, General Assembly

Washington, D.C.

Before joining GA full-time as an instructor for the Web Development Immersive program, Jesse was working as a Front End Developer at nclud, focusing on the intersection between web performance and cutting edge browser interactivity. He's an open source advocate who enjoys building tools for the web with third party API's and mesmerizing CSS animations.

Prior to teaching WDI, he was an instructor for both the front-end and back-end web development courses at GA in Washington DC.

Previously (27):

Web Development Immersive

Web Development Immersive

12-weeks. All day, every day. Learn the skills to become an entry-level web developer and the resources to get a job in this intensive program.

8 Times

How To Work With And Build APIs

How To Work With And Build APIs

The API (Application Programming Interface) revolution is upon us! Learn in depth how APIs work, and have the opportunity to build your own API.

5 Times

Front-End Web Development

Front-End Web Development

In this 10-week course, students learn to code, speak the language and implement their own designs by learning HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

2 Times

CSS with Superpowers: Introduction to Sass and Compass

CSS with Superpowers: Introduction to Sass and Compass

Sass and Compass enable developers to write CSS more efficiently. We will explore the two concepts and how they fit into a modern web development workflow.

Web Development: Let's Break it Down

Web Development: Let's Break it Down

Ever wonder what you can build with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and API's? Find out what web development is all about in this free class.

Blogging with Jekyll and GitHub

Blogging with Jekyll and GitHub

Learn how to be a self-sufficient blogger in this entry-level course with Jekyll - a static site generator, and GitHub's hosting - GitHub Pages.

Dash Hack Night: Learn the Basics of HTML, CSS + JS

Dash Hack Night: Learn the Basics of HTML, CSS + JS

Want to learn how to code but not sure how to get started? Learn alongside the pros at a code-a-long party using General Assembly Dash platform.

How I Work - Front-End Web Design Panel + Wine & Donuts

How I Work - Front-End Web Design Panel + Wine & Donuts

How do professionals work from start to finish? From favorite tools and software to hacks and sources of inspiration, come learn a modern front-end web developer's workflow.

Dash Meetup

Dash Meetup

Dash is the easiest tool to learn HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Come meet and work with other like minded hackers in the making as we navigate our way through fun online tutorials.

Introduction to Javascript Workshop

Introduction to Javascript Workshop

Participants will walk away with a firm foundation in JavaScript fundamentals and a grasp of JavaScript's importance and relationship to HTML and CSS.

Build a Website with WordPress: 2-Day Bootcamp

Build a Website with WordPress: 2-Day Bootcamp

Make beautiful, custom websites using WordPress. In this bootcamp, you’ll learn the basics to get started.

JavaScript Development

JavaScript Development

Master the universal language of the web. Learn how to create advanced interactive web experiences with JavaScript.

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Back-End Web Development

Back-End Web Development

In this course students turn ideas into working applications by learning the fundamentals of programming with Ruby and Ruby on Rails.

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