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New Science of Learning Offers Preview of Tomorrow's Classroom

Caption: A social robot can operate autonomously with children in a preschool setting. One long-term goal is to engineer systems that test whether young children can learn a foreign language through interactions with a talking robot.

Credit: Courtesy of Alan Decker and the Machine Perception Lab, UC San Diego.

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