Robots replacing teachers in remote Australia because it's hard for them to ...

Teachers will be able to instruct classrooms from distance with technology help  Robots can replace teachers and teach students who live far away from schools The device is being trailed throughout regional Queensland at Charters Towers

By Emily Pidgeon For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 04:36 BST, 1 June 2018 | Updated: 04:36 BST, 1 June 2018

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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

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

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