Engineering researchers at the University of Waterloo are successfully using a robot to help keep children with learning disabilities focused on their work.
This was one of the key results in a new study that also found both the youngsters and their instructors valued the positive classroom contributions made by the robot.
“There is definitely a great potential for using robots in the public education system,” said Dr. Kerstin Dautenhahn, a professor of electrical and computer engineering. “Overall, the findings imply that the robot has a positive effect on students.”
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