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The Scholastic Kids Press Corps is a team of about 50 Kid Reporters around the nation.  The interactive site brings daily news to life with reporting for kids, by kids.

Robot Teachers and Floating Chairs?

Austin, Texas, elementary school looks to the future

By Trinity Vogel | September 23 , 2010

When Kid Reporter Trinity Vogel asked her fellow students about the classroom of the future, she heard about robot teachers, floating chairs, and boosters to transport kids around campus. The teachers and her principal were more realistic, but just as creative in envisioning how their students could be learning just a few years from now.

Click play below to find out about today — and possibly tomorrow — at Timy Baranoff Elementary School in Austin, Texas.






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In conjunction with NBC News' Education Nation, Kid Reporters around the country have interviewed their teachers, principals, and classmates about the state of education in their communities and what the classroom of the future might look like in the special report Our Schools, Our Future.

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