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Jack Mostow
Emeritus Research Professor, RI
Office: NSH 4103
Phone: (412) 268-1330
Fax: 412-268-6436
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Carnegie Mellon University
Robotics Institute
Newell-Simon Hall, 4213
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
Administrative Assistant: Lynnetta J. Miller
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RoboTutor Receives ProSEED Grant
May 18, 2016. The RoboTutor project, which is developing educational software for teaching basic literacy and numeracy to children with little access to teachers, has received a ProSEED grant from Carnegie Mellon’s Simon Initiative. Jack Mostow, emeritus research professor in the Robotics Institute, and Amy Ogan and John Stamper, both assistant professors in the Human-Computer Interaction Institute, are leading RoboTutor, which is competing for the Global Learning XPrize.
"RoboTutor" Team Building Software To Teach Basic Skills Without a Teacher
November 17, 2015. Can children learn to read, write and do basic arithmetic without a teacher or classroom, relying only on tablet computers, each other and some intelligent software? A team of educational researchers from Carnegie Mellon University aims to find out in the $15 million Global Learning XPRIZE competition.
$6 Million NSF Grant To Enhance Computerized Reading Tutor
November 01, 2003. A team of researchers from Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh has received a $6 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to enhance an intelligent, automated Reading Tutor that listens to children read and verbally assists them when it hears them stumble.
Interview with Ken Reeder on the Vancouver Reading Tutor Project
An interview with Ken Reeder on the Vancouver Reading Tutor Project. Used with permission, CTV News. Canada.
March 16, 2006 - Length: 03:28