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Our #AskAboutAI campaign launched to investigate the implications that AI will have on employment, learning and ethical issues—a conversation around how we can shape a future that works for everyone. We interviewed experts, hosted a dozen community conversations, and posted more than 50 articles and now we’re summarizing what we’ve learned in a paper Ask About AI - The Future of Work and Learning. To learn more, check out our microsite on the Future of Work and Learning.

Artificial Intelligence

Home Topics Artificial Intelligence
Our #AskAboutAI campaign launched to investigate the implications that AI will have on employment, learning and ethical issues—a conversation around how we can shape a future that works for everyone. We interviewed experts, hosted a dozen community conversations, and posted more than 50 articles and now we’re summarizing what we’ve learned in a paper Ask About AI - The Future of Work and Learning. To learn more, check out our microsite on the Future of Work and Learning.

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AI Family Challenge Introduces Artificial Intelligence, Encourages Problem Solving

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With the desire to empower underrepresented youth through STEM learning, Tara Chklovski launched nonprofit Iridescent. This led to the launch of a global competition, Technovation and AI Family Challenge where families learn about AI and use it to solve a problem in their community

Getting Started with AI: Resources For You and Your Community

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By now you’ve read about artificial intelligence and we’ve assembled resources that will help you and your school and community get started with artificial intelligence.

Podcast: Tech Tips, Podcasting and Computer Science with the Tech Squad

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Tom speaks with teacher, David Platt and his students, Kayla and Gabe from Covina High School about their podcast series, Tech Tips With Tech Squad. They discuss the inspiration that led to the development of the series and their mission to provide tech support across the school as well as a platform to discuss technology, events and tips from the lens of a student.

Smart Review | The Promise and Implications of Artificial Intelligence in Education

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The authors of this book outline future applications of classroom artificial intelligence including collaborative learning, discussion monitoring, teaching and research assistants, as well as a guide to personalized learning.

Blending Engineering, Entrepreneurial Mindset, and an Appreciation for the Variety of the Human Condition

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The rise of artificial intelligence and machine learning is an opportunity to show up at the formation of a new era and ensure equity and empowerment for all. Here’s a look at how Dr. Amon Millner and his team at Olin College are doing just that.

How AI Curriculum Can Prepare Students for Success in a New World

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By: Andrew Chen. How schools and teachers are overcoming the barrier of entry to prepare students as young as kindergarten for a future of AI.

You’ve Heard Computers Have Low EQ, Not Anymore

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You’ve heard that computers don’t understand human emotions well, so people should focus less on basic skills and more on social and emotional learning. It’s a prevalent narrative but it just isn’t true anymore.

Educators, Civic Leaders, Businesses and More Unite For Student AI Showcase

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On January 22nd, the Montour School District opened its doors for a special “Artificial Intelligence (AI) Grand Showcase” event to showcase the first AI middle school program in America. In this post Justin Aglio, Director of Academic Achievement and District Innovation at Montour School District, provides a recap.

Reading List: Nine Smart Books on Artificial Intelligence

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When thinking about the future of work, the first thing that comes to most people's mind is the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI). It is never too early to begin discussing AI with your students or learning more. Luckily, some great new books on artificial intelligence were published recently. In this post, Tom presents nine worth checking out. 

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs

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The new edition of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Trends Shaping Education report was presented at the Education World Forum by the organization’s education director, Andreas Schleicher. According to David Ross, "it should come as no surprise that the survey results revealed a yawning gap between the world of work students can imagine today and what economic projections suggest will be the reality in the near future."

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