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Grade-school students teach a robot to help themselves learn geometry

June 30, 2016

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New York University, Arizona State University and Carleton University researchers create Robo-Tangible Activities for Geometry (rTAG), a tangible learning environment that utilizes teachable agent framing, together with a physical robotic agent, to get students away from the traditional computer monitor, keyboard and mouse.Full Story

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