- 31 May 2013
Class Report: We’ve Got Spirits!
“I think everyone in Washington is dedicated to this topic,” says teacher Liz about booze and bartending.
- 30 May 2013
Class Report: Discover the District’s Jazz Age Poets
What was going on in D.C. during the Harlem Renaissance? A lot.
- 25 May 2013
Class Report: Crash Course in Ruby on Rails
Students who arrived with naught but basic HTML left knowing lots of other acronyms. Like CRUD.
Class Report: How to Complain Effectively to the Government
In which Patrick and Kevin taught KCDCers the best ways to make their Congresspersons, councilmembers, ANCs, and cable companies listen and obey.
- 24 May 2013
Class Report: Word Games to Work Out Your Verbal Imagination
By Sonia Booth
KCDCers learned to play the mind-bending game “Psychologist” — and you can, too! We posted the rules.
- 22 May 2013
Class Report: Looking Closer: A Photographic Image-Making Workshop
In this class, KCDCers learned the difference between image-taking and image-making.
- 21 May 2013
Class Report : Get Ready for the World Cup: Portuguese 101
Aprendendo sobre Português, com apenas um pouco de ajuda do Google Translate!
Class Report: Rags to Rugs
Old T-shirts causing you chagrin? These students learned to turn them into hyper-chic rugs!
- 18 May 2013
Class Report: Intro to Lockpicking
It’s the class everyone wants to take. How did the mysterious teacher get his start?
- 11 May 2013
Class Report: Before the Party: The Business of Event Planning
Students learned the five As — Atmosphere, Arrival, Appetite, Amusement, and Appreciation — and how to not start fires.
Class Report: “Making Do” in the Kitchen, Chinese-Style
The “easiest, best meal of your life” (according to the KCDC organizer on the scene) awaits your click.
- 7 May 2013
Teacher Feature: Meet Hanna Sherrill
By Sami Simon
So many teachers and so little time! Let’s get to know Hanna Sherrill, a woman for all seasons including and teacher for the upcoming class “Be Handy”.
- 3 May 2013
Class Report: Interactive Creative Writing
Choose Your Own Adventure for grown-ups.
Teacher Feature: Meet Sam Huang
By Sami Simon
We are excited to introduce to you Sam Huang: restaurateur by day, pencil artist by night!