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1 Trail map
2 =========
3
4 > How do I learn Ruby on Rails? Vim? Test-Driven Development?
5
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6 [apprentice.io](http://apprentice.io) has forced us to formalize our answers to
7 such questions.
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9 A few problems make those questions difficult to answer. Individuals:
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11 * have different levels of experience
12 * have different learning styles
13 * change their goals mid-process
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15 A good metaphor for the learning process is a (hiking, biking, or skiing) trail
16 map. Individuals:
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18 * start in different places
19 * want to go to different places
20 * change direction mid-journey
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22 ![Trail map](http://media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m2jrde9jXS1qz5x9p.jpg)
23
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24 This repository contains trails to help designers and developers learn.
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26 To use these, you may want to first set up your laptop with
27 [this script](https://github.com/thoughtbot/laptop) and
28 [these dotfiles](https://github.com/thoughtbot/dotfiles).
29
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30 Trails
31 ------
32
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33 * [CSS](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/css.md)
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34 * [Code Review](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/code-review.md)
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35 * [Git](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/git.md)
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36 * [Grids](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/grids.md)
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37 * [HTML](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/html.md)
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38 * [Information Design](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/information-design.md)
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39 * [iOS](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/ios.md)
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40 * [Javascript](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/javascript.md)
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41 * [Open Source](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/open-source.md)
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42 * [Postgres](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/postgres.md)
43 * [Rails](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/rails.md)
44 * [Refactoring](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/refactoring.md)
45 * [Ruby](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/ruby.md)
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46 * [Sass](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/sass.md)
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47 * [Test-Driven Development](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/test-driven-development.md)
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48 * [Typography](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/typography.md)
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49 * [Unix](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/unix.md)
50 * [Vim](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/vim.md)
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51 * [Visual Design](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/trails/visual-design.md)
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53 Contributing
54 ------------
55
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56 Please see the [Contribution
57 Guidelines](/thoughtbot/trail-map/blob/master/CONTRIBUTING.md).
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59 Credits
60 -------
61
62 ![thoughtbot](http://thoughtbot.com/images/tm/logo.png)
63
64 Trail Map is maintained by [thoughtbot, inc](http://thoughtbot.com/community)
65 The names and logos for thoughtbot are trademarks of thoughtbot, inc.
66
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67 Thank you, [contributors](/thoughtbot/trail-map/graphs/contributors)!
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69 License
70 -------
71
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72 Trail Map is © 2012 thoughtbot, inc. It is free software and may be
73 redistributed under the terms specified in the [Creative Commons Attribution
74 License](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).
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