Tutorial Topic: [vscode]

HTML + JavaScript VS Code Setup -- May 1, 2020

My favorite code editor outside vim is vs code. I was pumped when the other teachers and I agreed on requiring it for our JS course. It has already proven itself for beginners: fast enough for almost every student’s computer 🏎 stream lined class with both teachers and students working with the same editor on both mac and windows live share has allowed us to go in and help students fix bugs directly in the code live server has simplified how students work locally on very basic html + js classwork / homework cli integration is easy to use vs code setup walkthrough

Format HTML & JavaScript with VS Code -- May 1, 2020

Surprising how many HTML and JavaScript errors can be found by auto formatting. When the document does not indent properly after an auto format errors are easy to spot. An missing closing bracket there or missing closing tag. I made the following video to help my students with their document formatting. Something I never fully realized the importance of. vs code walkthrough