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Teachers gathered in a lounge with laptops brainstorming curricula improvements.
Teachers gathered in a lounge with laptops brainstorming curricula improvements.

AI Role in Education

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Guest Article

AI in Education: Crafting Curricula for Tomorrow's Innovators (Kelly Schuster-Paredes)

Schuster-Paredes explains how AI will redefine curricula development, gives resources to try out, and shares her process for generating curricula.

February 23, 2024

Teachers gathered in a lounge with laptops brainstorming curricula improvements.
Teachers gathered in a lounge with laptops brainstorming curricula improvements.
Teachers gathered in a lounge with laptops brainstorming curricula improvements.
Robot with a glowing heart and children sitting in a circle.
Robot with a glowing heart and children sitting in a circle.

AI Role in Education

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Guest Article

Empathy and AI: A Bridge to Deeper Understanding (Nathan Kraai)

Does technology have the potential to teach skills so human as empathy?

February 15, 2024

Robot with a glowing heart and children sitting in a circle.
Robot with a glowing heart and children sitting in a circle.
Robot with a glowing heart and children sitting in a circle.
Student looking up to AI hologram robot that is acting as an effective personalized tutor
Student looking up to AI hologram robot that is acting as an effective personalized tutor

AI News

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Why Flint

The results are in: AI tutoring works

Two studies from Harvard and the IJETHE prove that AI can both act as an effective 1:1 tutor and provide valuable feedback on student writing.

February 2, 2024

Student looking up to AI hologram robot that is acting as an effective personalized tutor
Student looking up to AI hologram robot that is acting as an effective personalized tutor
Student looking up to AI hologram robot that is acting as an effective personalized tutor
Visual Interpretation of clarity within ones knowledge bubble and the blurred but infinite possiblities outside the bubble.
Visual Interpretation of clarity within ones knowledge bubble and the blurred but infinite possiblities outside the bubble.

AI Role in Education

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Guest Article

Whispers in the Algorithm: Unraveling AI's Impact on Language and the Limits of our World (Pascal Vallet)

Does AI shape us, or do we shape AI? What does this all mean for education? Pascal Vallet explores what AI development means for the future of teaching.

January 17, 2024

Visual Interpretation of clarity within ones knowledge bubble and the blurred but infinite possiblities outside the bubble.
Visual Interpretation of clarity within ones knowledge bubble and the blurred but infinite possiblities outside the bubble.
Visual Interpretation of clarity within ones knowledge bubble and the blurred but infinite possiblities outside the bubble.
AI's unsuccessful attempts to generate an image of a sky with no clouds and a tree with no branches.
AI's unsuccessful attempts to generate an image of a sky with no clouds and a tree with no branches.

AI Role in Education

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Guest Article

Rethinking Academic Excellence in the Age of AI (Peter Nilsson)

Nilsson explains how AI will help achieve a standard level of competency, but true academic excellence should focus on creativity, originality, and innovation.

January 9, 2024

AI's unsuccessful attempts to generate an image of a sky with no clouds and a tree with no branches.
AI's unsuccessful attempts to generate an image of a sky with no clouds and a tree with no branches.
AI's unsuccessful attempts to generate an image of a sky with no clouds and a tree with no branches.
Excited teacher at laptop creating and AI bot
Excited teacher at laptop creating and AI bot

How To

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Why Flint

4 tips for creating a successful AI assignment

Some advice for getting started with creating impactful AI learning experiences.

January 5, 2024

Excited teacher at laptop creating and AI bot
Excited teacher at laptop creating and AI bot
Excited teacher at laptop creating and AI bot
Number 2023 surrounded by education- and AI-related icons
Number 2023 surrounded by education- and AI-related icons

AI Role in Education

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AI News

AI's changing role in education: Monthly highlights of 2023

2023’s evolution of AI attitudes in education and predictions for what’s to come in 2024.

December 28, 2023

Number 2023 surrounded by education- and AI-related icons
Number 2023 surrounded by education- and AI-related icons
Number 2023 surrounded by education- and AI-related icons
Juxtaposition of warm classroom with redefined teaching embracing AI and cold boring classroom without technology.
Juxtaposition of warm classroom with redefined teaching embracing AI and cold boring classroom without technology.

AI Role in Education

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Opinion

SAMR and AI: Don’t get stuck on substitution

Using AI for lesson planning is low-hanging fruit. Here’s how educators are going further by using AI to redefine teaching and learning.

December 21, 2023

Juxtaposition of warm classroom with redefined teaching embracing AI and cold boring classroom without technology.
Juxtaposition of warm classroom with redefined teaching embracing AI and cold boring classroom without technology.
Juxtaposition of warm classroom with redefined teaching embracing AI and cold boring classroom without technology.
Sinister AI detection company overseeing a classroom
Sinister AI detection company overseeing a classroom

AI Role in Education

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Opinion

Why companies lie about detecting AI writing

We know that AI cheating detectors don’t work, but what should educators do next?

December 13, 2023

Sinister AI detection company overseeing a classroom
Sinister AI detection company overseeing a classroom
Sinister AI detection company overseeing a classroom
Students in a classroom using AI, shown via sci-fi like glowing devices
Students in a classroom using AI, shown via sci-fi like glowing devices

AI Role in Education

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How To

Unlocking the potential of AI for schools: A guide for educators

Recommendations for implementing AI in schools, based on thousands of hours of chats with school leaders.

December 6, 2023

Students in a classroom using AI, shown via sci-fi like glowing devices
Students in a classroom using AI, shown via sci-fi like glowing devices
Students in a classroom using AI, shown via sci-fi like glowing devices

Spark AI-powered learning at your school.

In your demo, we’ll start by learning about your school’s AI strategy and then explore how Flint can help.

Spark AI-powered learning at your school.

In your demo, we’ll start by learning about your school’s AI strategy and then explore how Flint can help.