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Selecting Data: Switch .mode and .header statements to be run after the first query #217
Practicing this today, my partners, who aren't SQL users, were confused when I first did the lesson in the order that it's in, where
As constructed, I think those become magic commands that aren't meaningful enough to be remembered. I think that this change could be created in a way that keeps any time increase to a minimum, and it can also help in discussion of what fields/rows are as learners can see the output shift from a jumble to something structured. I'm curious how other instructors perceive this - I know these commands aren't the point of the exercise, but think learners will want to remember them in the future.
Just a suggestion - if maintainers approve, I'd be happy to submit a pull request with a suggested change. Thanks for creating this - I chose this lesson for my practice in the teacher training because it looked like it was in great shape and would be great for new users, so thanks for making it!