The Promise (and Pitfalls) of AI for Education

The Promise (and Pitfalls) of AI for Education

The Promise (and Pitfalls) of AI for Education Artificial intelligence could have a profound impact on learning, but it also raises key questions. By Dennis Pierce, Alice Hathaway, 08/29/18 Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are no longer fantastical...
Traditional assessment rewards the wrong behaviors-here’s why

Traditional assessment rewards the wrong behaviors-here’s why

Alan November, June 16, 2017, eSchool News. Instead of rewarding students for how many problems they solve, here’s what schools should be focusing on instead. If you told me that students as young as first grade can learn to solve complex linear equations—an algebraic...
Video Games Help Model Brain’s Neurons

Video Games Help Model Brain’s Neurons

Nick Wingfield, April 24, 2017, New York Times. Enlearn’s founder, Zoran Popović, who is Director of the Center for Game Science at the University of Washington is interviewed in this New York Times article, Video Games Help Model Brain’s Neurons, about...