The Latest Discoveries in Education— 1. Van Robotics ABii Van Robotics ABii is a robot tutor created by Laura Boccanfuso, CEO of Van Robotics. He developed the ABii robot, a tutor robot designed to close the gap in math and reading abilities of K-5 students (the American term for education from kindergarten through fifth grade). This tool will work as a teacher, given the large number of children who choose to learn from home, with a curriculum created by a certified educator.
This innovation uses cameras to detect changes in students’ attention and optimizes the tutoring approach to suit each student.
2. Duolingo ABC next is a language learning application called Duolingo ABC. The Duolingo company is facing a new challenge, namely child literacy.