[plt-scheme] Scheme Promotion in Universities

From: Shriram Krishnamurthi (sk at cs.brown.edu)
Date: Wed May 7 12:16:08 EDT 2003

You may want to look at our TeachScheme! program


which offers lots of material that can be used by people at


Katsmall the Wise wrote:

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> In my endless efforts to promote scheme everywhere I go, I decided to 
> propose a Scheme course to my university. (They don't teach scheme 
> except a course that describes many MANY computer languages and even 
> then they just deal with it for about one per cent of the time...)
> I was wonderring: what do you think I should propose?
> I thought of a course that deals with how Scheme makes complex things 
> simple, like building a telnet server / client (about 20-25 lines) or a 
> windows program with graphics and stuff.
> Also, I understand some of you are teachers at a university, so I ask 
> you: where do you think I should go to to do such a thing?
> Katsmall the Wise

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