This new elective class will teach high schoolers how to make iPhone or iPad apps, Android apps, websites or web applications. Once they finish the class they will have the skills to get a job in the Tech industry that pays $30,000+ annually.
Check out this TV news report! :) http://www.keprtv.com/news/local/New-App-Creating-Class-in-Umatilla-means-more-jobs-for-students-215161641.html
If you'd like to get an App Class started at your local school, please email me on firstname.lastname@example.org. It only costs $9 per student per month.
I also wanted to say I think it's awesome that you guy work 4 days a week. What and inspiring shift in the way to do business. Keep up the great work mate.
Ryan is the CEO and Founder of Treehouse an online technology school that teaches you how to code, how to start a business, how to make websites, iPhone/iPad apps and Android apps.
Previously Ryan founded Carsonified (acquired 2011) and DropSend (acquired 2008).
You can see interviews of Ryan on
Ryan was born in 1977 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He graduated from Colorado State University in 2000 with a degree in Computer Science. He then moved to the United Kingdom to pursue a bit of adventure and fun and ended up meeting Gillian, getting married and having two wonderful boys. He and his family now live in Portland Oregon.
Feel free to follow him at @ryancarson.
- Colorado State UniversityComputer Science, 1996 - 2000
- Colorado Springs Christian School1984 - 1996
- TreehouseCEO, 2010 - present
- CarsonifiedFounder, 2004 - 2011
- Fingal DesignLead Developer, 2002 - 2004