Traditionally, a Lindamood-Bell staff member would travel onsite to a school and embed him/herself in the community by living there full-time, from anywhere between six months to a few years. Now, rather than sending a person, Lindamood-Bell sends a Double, allowing staff members to visit schools anywhere in the world, from Colorado to Alaska to Honduras, without having to spend the time or money associated with physical travel. Double allows Lindamood-Bell to provide the same high-quality instruction in a more efficient and cost-effective way. With Double, Lindamood-Bell employees to have greater flexibility to visit multiple sites per day or per week, all while saving the school thousands of dollars per year.”
Lindamood-Bell for Schools Instruction Robot: News Roundup
- NBC WSMV-TV Channel 4 Nashville Reports on Lindamood-Bell Robot Helping Teachers
- Tullahoma News Reports on Instruction Robot
- [Case Study] Lindamood-Bell for Schools Instruction Robot
- Double Robotics Case Study: Lindamood-Bell Deploys 50 Doubles in Largest Deployment Yet
NBC WSMV-TV Channel 4 Nashville Reports on Lindamood-Bell Robot Helping Teachers
TULLAHOMA, TN (WSMV) –The coolest classroom gadgets on two wheels are making a difference and teaching Tullahoma City Schools students to read.
A group of third graders at Tullahoma’s Robert E. Lee Elementary School are taking part in a groundbreaking reading program now in its second year with the district.
Reading specialist Dr. Joanne Coggins is new to the program.
“This one helps students that have difficulty with reading words accurately and decoding words they don’t know,” Coggins said.
And with a new program comes a steep learning curve, even for the teacher. That’s where Jessica comes in.
More than 1,200 miles away in Denver, Jessica watches the reading group through cameras connected to a robot, which she controls from her keyboard.
Watch their news story and read the full article here.
The Tullahoma News Reports on Instruction Robot
The Tullahoma News interviewed school administrators and teachers about this groundbreaking literacy initiative for their article, “Young readers learn with help of robots”; and submitted a follow-up report, “Scores up following use of iPad Robots.”
[Case Study] Lindamood-Bell for Schools Instruction Robot
Student growth data, as well as more information about the programs and professional development employed in Tullahoma schools can be found in the following article: [Case Study] Lindamood-Bell for Schools Instruction Robot.
Double Robotics Case Study: Lindamood-Bell Deploys 50 Doubles in Largest Deployment Yet
Learn more about how schools are using technology to make Lindamood-Bell Professional Development more affordable than ever in a recent video case study produced by Double Robotics. Double Robotics is the creator of Double, the world’s leading telepresence robot:
From Double Robotics: “Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes, a leading education services agency that provides professional development and best practices for teachers, has deployed 50 telepresence robots from Double Robotics in the largest deployment of Double Robotics to date.