By Emily Pidgeon For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 04:36 BST, 1 June 2018 | Updated: 04:36 BST, 1 June 2018
Robots could soon replace teachers across schools in remote Australia because it has become too hard for academics to get to the students.
Instead of standing at the front of a class room in flesh and blood, teachers are now teaching a group of children through an iPad-style robot.
The technology is being used to be able to teach distant education students without a teacher having to travel to their rural location.
Instead of a teacher standing at the front of a class room in flesh and blood, they are now teaching a group of children through an ipad-style robot (stock image) in remote areas
Teachers will now be able to instruct children through the device - a screen attached to a pole with a set of wheels - and move about