Jonathan Cogley passed these along, so I thought I’d share:
Here are some places and tools to learn more about .NET and C#:
http://lab.msdn.microsoft.com/express/ Visual Studio .NET 2005 Express
http://www.asp.net/webmatrix/default.aspx?tabIndex=4&tabId=46 ASP.NET WebMatrix
FREE all day event at Microsoft’s Reston office featuring great speakers and sessions from 9am to 9pm on Saturday May 7th 2005
http://blogs.msdn.com/gduthie/articles/383561.aspx Register Now!
(note: this one’s past…but keep your eyes peeled, as we’ll be announcing the date for the next one pretty soon!)
Quick Start Tutorials
ASP.NET QuickStart Tutorial
WindowsForms QuickStart Tutorial
Local .NET User Groups
Rockville .NET User Group
Vienna .NET User Group
Capital Area .NET User Group
These can be a great way to learn a new technology and also add to your resume.
Register for an exam, buy a book, read it and do the examples, PASS!
Get involved in an open source project in .NET. This is a great way to learn the technology while working with experienced developers and usually good quality code.
http://sourceforge.net/ (search for .NET based projects)