[plt-scheme] Fwd: Revenue-neutral Adjustment for Functional Programming

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Mon Jun 9 21:14:06 EDT 2008

The ACM Curriculum board has agreed to consider a proposal on  
including FP as an equal to OOP (10 "hours" each) in the standard  

Please consider contributing comments to the web site. A simple "Yes,  
I think this is a great idea" will be helpful.

Thanks -- Matthias

Begin forwarded message:

> From: Larry Snyder <snyder at CS.WASHINGTON.EDU>
> Date: June 9, 2008 6:58:43 PM EDT
> Subject: Revenue-neutral Adjustment for Functional Programming
> Reply-To: Larry Snyder <snyder at CS.WASHINGTON.EDU>
> Colleagues:
> The ACM Education Board accepted our last minute input for adding  
> Functional Programming to the core of the revised CC2001-CS  
> curriculum, has posted our proposed changes on it's Web site
> http://wiki.acm.org/cs2001/index.php?title=SIGPLAN_Proposal
> and invited comments. Feel free to endorse our "revenue neutral"  
> workshop motion. (I quickly wrote the text in support of this for  
> use by the Ed Board, not expecting it to be included in the  
> posting; so apologies if I missed points or messed them up.)   
> Accordingly, crisp arguments for this change will doubtless be  
> helpful. -- LS

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