Japan’s First Robot Teacher

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saya-sanThe Japanese robot Saya has already been used as a receptionist and secretary.

Now she is to become the world’s first robot teacher. The Professor Hiroshi Kobayashi has been developing Saya for over 15 years.

A primary school in Tokyo will be the first recipients of Saya as a teacher.

Saya is multilingual and will do roll call as well as set tasks from text books.

Video of Saya after the break.