News4’s Wendy Rieger talked with a 10-year-old girl in Poolesville, Maryland, who will be able to attend her classes while she undergoes treatment for cancer in New York — all thanks to new technology. (Published Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015)
Peyton Walton calls her robot PAVS, for Peyton’s Awesome Virtual Self.
The telepresence robot, an iPad displaying Peyton’s face, will bring the ten-year-old to class virtually and help her socialize with her friends as she rolls down the halls of Poolesville Elementary in Poolesville, Maryland.
Source : http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Robot-Will-Attend-School-for-10-Year-Old-With-Cancer-Poolesville-340409342.html