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[[log in to unmask]: programming languages as a core topic]
Laurent Guerby <[log in to unmask]>
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Tue, 6 Feb 2001 21:34:13 +0100
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Might of interest to US CS Ada teachers (if they're not already aware
of this, I assume Mike is ;-).

Laurent Guerby <[log in to unmask]>

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Dear Colleagues --

ACM's and IEEE's joint task on curriculum development has released its
"ironman draft" proposal for a new core curriculum in computer science. The
draft allocates six hours to the area of programming languages, relegating
it to third-class status. I have written a letter of protest and ask for
your support. Please visit my Web site where I have posted the letter and
where you can find some additional information on the topic:

Regards -- Matthias Felleisen
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