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Joined: Dec 15, 2006
Feb 24, 2009 11:29:32
Do you feel that in the future, Ruby may be a language that replaces
for high school curriculum?
Joined: Feb 06, 2008
Feb 24, 2009 13:41:57
I'd like to see it. However, I'm afraid that most academics would prefer the "there's only one way to do X" mentality of python.
Joined: Feb 09, 2009
Feb 24, 2009 21:51:22
I'm actually teaching Ruby to a group of middle schoolers, and they're taking to it VERY well. I think the fact that you can do things a lot of ways helps rather than hinders.
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