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The Tech Edvocate: How Can Smart City Technologies Impact Education?

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One example of how urban data collecting can affect schools is Chicago’s Array of Things (AoT). It is a project that has installed data-collection sensors around the city, reports Edsurge. High school students in neighborhoods, where data-collection devices have gone up, create and put up their own versions of the data collection devices during their science classes so they can compare the data they gather to the city’s data, reports Edsurge. In this way, the students are able to increase their STEM skills and they learn more about their own communities.

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