[Haskell-cafe] Teaching Haskell @ MOOCs like Coursera or Udacity
byorgey at seas.upenn.edu
Tue Oct 23 16:02:50 CEST 2012
On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 11:49:08PM +0530, niket wrote:
> I am a novice in Haskell but I would love to see the gurus out here
> teaching Haskell on MOOCs like Coursera or Udacity.
> Dr Martin Odersky is doing it for Scala here:
> I would love to see Haskell growing on such new platforms!
Just as a counterpoint, putting together a MOOC is a *ton* of work,
with (in my opinion) not much benefit for a topic like Haskell where
it is already possible to access lots of quality instructional
materials online. I would rather see Haskell gurus put their time and
effort into producing more awesome code (or into curating existing
Just my 2c.
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