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Pling Ltd. UoE spin out developing novel early learning technologies

14 Aug 2018
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Vox pops on robots

31 Jul 2018
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Children's thoughts on teaching automation

Will robots take over teaching at schools?  What aspects of teaching will they be good or bad at?  This video is based on a series of vox pops that invited children to tell us about their thoughts on robots in general, what it would be like to have a robot teacher, and what might a robot be like in twenty years from now.

'I think they're quite intelligent' 

'Weird'

'Might be a bit better at teaching becuase they know more answers to things'

Move2Learn - STEM for ALL video wins Presenter Choice

23 May 2018
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The Move2Learn project video is one of nine short films (out of 214) to win the 'Presenter Choice' in the 2018 STEM for ALL Video Showcase

14th-21st May saw 713 presenters and co-presenters share 214 videos of their projects exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science education.  

The Move2Learn project video was viewed over 2344 times (across the globe) attracting comments and discussion from researchers, facilitators, teachers, students and informal educators :