In most of today’s classrooms, everyone too often gets the same books, material, homework. The same level of difficulty. At the same time, underpaid, time-stressed teachers often don’t have the time to personalize every lesson or drill deep into what each child is struggling with. Enter Knewton, a cloud based robo tutor. According to an NPR report, the robot tutor in the sky that can semi-read your mind and figure out what your strengths and weaknesses are, down to the percentile. The company believes its new, free online tutoring platform will radically transform how teachers personalize instruction.
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