RE: Rail in teaching environments

I meant using rails as a teaching environment for programming/web
database development.

i.e. going for the whole job for students to teach them both the
environment and the methods

John C.

From: [email protected]
[mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of Aneesha
Sent: 09 February 2006 12:35
To: [email protected]
Subject: Re: [Rails] Rail in teaching environments


I’ve started building a nextgen VLE/LMS in Rails. Early days yet, but am
hoping to have an early beta available by May. I’ll also have to get
some hosting sorted out.

Just wondering if you perhaps meant teaching a course on rails.


On 2/9/06, John C. [email protected] wrote:

Newbie question (just joined the list)

Is anyone running Ruby on Rails in a teaching environment?



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