A remote telepresence system for high school classrooms

  title={A remote telepresence system for high school classrooms},
  author={Jason C. K. Yeung and D. I. Fels},
  journal={Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2005.},
PEBBLES (providing education by bringing learning environments to students) is a telecommunications system which combines traditional videoconferencing with simple robotics. It allows elementary school aged children who are unable to attend school because of hospitalization or other reasons to establish a presence in their classroom with a remotely controlled videoconferencing robot. In addition to communicating with live video and audio, the child can turn the robot's head left and right, tilt… CONTINUE READING