Working at the same dead end job each day motivated me to go back to school. I wanted to get more out of life and have a better paycheck. I applied for SJSU financial aid and received a nice grant to take come computer science classes so that I could learn programming languages. I had a little difficulty with the courses because it wasn’t easy to understand the concepts behind how the languages worked. Programming is tied into math, and since my math skills are a little bit rusty, things became more complicated, although my math skills weren’t that great in the first place.
I put all of my free time into studying the course material and learning as much as possible. Continue reading