[Haskell-cafe] Haskell for children? Any experience?
Brandon S Allbery KF8NH
allbery.b at gmail.com
Sun Jan 30 06:30:09 CET 2011
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On 1/30/11 00:24 , Brandon S Allbery KF8NH wrote:
> Isn't there already a body of evidence that people who've never been exposed
> to procedural languages find functional programming to be much more natural?
Also worth pointing out is that kids get math flash cards early, at least
here in the US; while they're obviously trivial, they're still both
equational and algebraic. So they're very probably already used to that
meaning, and systems of equations and ADTs are actually fairly easy jumps.
brandon s. allbery [linux,solaris,freebsd,perl] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH
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