[Video] Starting a Group Project

Group projects are one of the most useful things you can do with learning to code, and a key experience to help you to bridge the gap to coding professionally on teams. But how to actually work on a group project is a more complex question than it may seem. In this 8-minute video, Stephanie shares some tips on how to get started.

  • Scope out your project requirements
  • Establish expectations, time commitments, and roles
  • Use a development methodology to organize work
  • Set recurring meetings and task deadlines
  • Code reviews are great learning opportunities
  • Be there for your teammates
  • Tools will help you team develop and communicate