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Robots in School: Same Wine, Different Bottle?

Today the New York Times ran two articles, plus a video, about efforts around the world to use robots as teaching machines, er, teachers. Somehow, this all rings a bell.

Be sure to watch the video, entitled "Robotic Teaching" in the first one:

What's your take on this? I'm deeply conflicted.


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