"Jeroen Bulters" <jeroenbulters / gmail.com> wrote in message 
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> I use Ruby (being a lab assistant) in my Relational Database
> exercises. Getting a lot of resistance though; most students prefer
> Python for some not so obvious reason.

Prebuild solutions they can find on the web maybe? :-)

    robert