Not in terms of CS education to freshmen.
Look, I am perfectly cognizant of the fact that no programming language is perfect. I could nit-pick on just about every language in existence, including Smalltalk!
I am impressed with ECMA TC39’s efforts to turn a sow’s ear into a silk purse. Really, I am.
But the effort is still unsatisfactory. It amounts to putting lipstick on a pig.