Good Read: How Will Robot Tutors Change What Happens in Classrooms?
“At what point does the teacher step in to give tailored instruction to the student?” Carmel DeAmicis asks in this article When Your Teacher Is A Robot.
“In theory, it would help every student progress at their own pace, teaching different aspects of the concepts they struggle with and moving quickly through the ones they don’t. In theory.
In reality I wonder how this would actually play out. Perhaps the students that struggle the most would wind up with really long homework sessions because the program would make them go through a bunch of different lessons till they understood it. Said students may or may not bother sitting through the LMS lessons.”