RR 406: How Hard is Ruby on Rails to Learn?

Episode 414 · April 2nd, 2019 · 1 hr 7 mins

About this Episode



  • Charles Max Wood

  • Nate Hopkins

  • David Richards

  • Dave Kimura


Charles Max Wood puts the question to the panel, how hard is it to learn ruby on rails? This leads them on an discussion of the evolution of ruby on rails. The simplicity of rails is a theme through their discussion of learning and teaching rails. The panel talks about the importance of collaboration and using the rails community to learn and to avoid messy architecture. The panel shares tips and resources for learning ruby on rails while discussing their mentoring experiences. The panel ends by coming back to the initial question and gives their final answers on how hard is ruby rails to learn?



Nate Hopkins

David Richards

Charles Max Wood

Dave Kimura