Scaling an education platform for millions of people worldwide

Celia takes us behind the scenes of Khan Academy to show us what it takes to build an education platform for millions of users, including running A/B tests, refactoring backend code to account for international growth, and refactoring frontend code to render the most important things first.


Celia La Software Engineer, Khan Academy

Celia La is a software engineer at Khan Academy, board member for Write/Speak/Code and BigApplePy, and organizer for NYC PyLadies and PyGotham. In her free time, Celia enjoys cooking, biking, and spending time with her husband, daughter and curmudgeonly cat.

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Scaling an education platform for millions of people worldwide

Celia takes us behind the scenes of Khan Academy to show us what it takes to build an education platform for millions of users, including running A/B tests, refactoring backend code to account for international growth, and refactoring frontend code to render the most important things first.

Celia La

Software Engineer, Khan Academy

Celia La is a software engineer at Khan Academy, board member for Write/Speak/Code and BigApplePy, and organizer for NYC PyLadies and PyGotham. In her free time, Celia enjoys cooking, biking, and spending time with her husband, daughter and curmudgeonly cat.

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