Front Robot AI 2020 26;7:78. Epub 2020 Jun 26.
Natural and Artificial Cognition Lab, Department of Humanistic Studies, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples, Italy.
Robotics has gained, in recent years, a significant role in educational processes that take place in formal, non-formal, and informal contexts, mainly in the subjects related to STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Indeed, educational robotics (ER) can be fruitfully applied also to soft skills, as it allows promoting social links between students, if it is proposed as a group activity. Working in a group to solve a problem or to accomplish a task in the robotics field allows fostering new relations and overcoming the constraints of the established links associated to the school context. Read More