By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A life-sized robot is teaching students in Philadelphia all about the latest emerging digital skills. CODE-E, a robotic teacher, visited classrooms to show students how vital technology is to their future careers.

The robot visited students at McClure Elementary in Hunting Park on Friday.

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CODE-E is PwC’s Access Your Potential robot which helps get students excited about technology and STEM.

The company is taking CODE-E to classrooms around the country and offers teachers a free computer science curriculum to use in their classrooms.