Charlie El Awbery

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Tech posts and tutorials, musings on learning processes and STEM education. This page indexes most recent posts first. Use the tags for topic navigation. I intend to make a comment facility but in the meantime, feel free to DM me with comments or suggestions.



Troubleshooting Django deployment with cPanel and Passenger

June 6, 2020 |  Categories:   tech   python   django   deployment   tutorials  

The fifth and final post in a series on Deploying Django to Apache: what to do when deployment doesn't work. ...


Configuring a Python app for Passenger wsgi in cPanel

June 6, 2020 |  Categories:   tech   python   django   deployment   tutorials  

This is the fourth post in the Deploying Django series: how to register and configure your app for Passenger to run with Apache ...


Deploy a Django app with MySQL

June 1, 2020 |  Categories:   tech   python   django   deployment   tutorials  

In this tutorial, the third of the Deploying Django series, you will recreate a MySQL database remotely using phpMyAdmin in cPanel then configure your app to load data from MySQL in production ...


Deploying Django: upload your app to a web host

May 30, 2020 |  Categories:   tech   python   django   deployment   tutorials  

Putting your Django app on the remote server is the first stage of deployment from your local environment to production...


Deploying a Django app

May 30, 2020 |  Categories:   python   django   deployment   tutorials  

Deploying a Django app is complicated and there are different ways to go about it. This post tells you what you need to know so you can decide how to deploy your Django app ...


Notes from the Evolving Self
Institutionalism

May 11, 2020 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

This is the penultimate chapter of the book, focusing on the final transitional phase to developmental maturity. It is the final progression, away from a biased emphasis on either interconnectedness o...


Notes from The Evolving Self
Stage transition

May 11, 2020 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

Chapter 7 documents the key stage transition from 3 to 4: leaving behind the interpersonal as predominantly influential, moving toward a new balance characterized by self-authorship and psychological ...


Notes from The Evolving Self
Chapter 6

May 11, 2020 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

This chapter is about how the move from stage 2 (imperial) to stage 3 (interpersonal) occurs. The 8 year old boy at the end of the last chapter had preserved his dignity. Years of hard won differentia...


Notes on The Evolving Self
Part II: Chapters 4 and 5

May 11, 2020 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

My notes from here on are from the second part of The Evolving Self. This section of the book moves from taxonomy to ontogeny. “If persons simply remained forever in one or another of these evolutiona...


Notes on The Evolving Self
Chapter 3

May 10, 2020 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

Notes from chapter 3 of Robert Kegan's book The Evolving Self. This chapter explains the driving force behind the evolution of meaning-making: the human universal of apparently contradictory needs for...


Notes on The Evolving Self
2: Chapters 1 and 2

Nov. 2, 2019 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

These notes are from the first two chapters of Robert Kegan’s book The Evolving Self...


Notes on 'The Evolving Self'
1: preface and prologue

Nov. 2, 2019 |  Categories:   learning   Kegan  

David Chapman posted a summary of Kegan's work relating his developmental stages to ethical stances in Buddhism. I made some notes when I was reading The Evolving Self, available in a series of six po...