The University of Helsinki unveils free course on AI that aims to demystify the perception that the study of AI is complicated and exclusive to those who master math or programming.Read More
The growing demand for specialists in this field of study prompted Carnegie Mellon to develop a comprehensive program of Artificial Intelligence.Read More
The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education recognizes three individuals for their innovative contributions to education.Read More
Open book are: an excellent tool that few teachers appreciate and hardly any students ever use.Read More
The Global Education Monitoring Report 2017/8 "Accountability in Education," carried out by UNESCO, examines theresponsibilities of teachers and the mechanisms used to evaluate their performance around the world.Read More
In an interview with the Observatory, Amar Kumar said that learners who know how to learn are going to be incredibly successful.
Teachers must model real-life phenomena and allow students to not only learn and pass their Mathematics courses, but to value and appreciate the potential of this knowledge in their personal and professional environment.Read More
Fear of automation is everywhere. A recent study reveals that the greatest fear of the US market regarding AI is that automation will lead to unemployment. The recipe for coexistence between the consumer and the machine, according to the report, is that companies assume a code of conduct that puts the user first, avoiding deception and manipulation.Read More
As part of the entrepreneurship festival INCmty 2017, a challenge was set: to reinvent Higher Education and to create the future leaders of our complex future. TecPrize dares authors and creators to imagine a different future for Higher Education. The goal is to attract brilliant minds from different backgrounds to imagine how Higher Education will be in 2049, through a short film, a comic book, or a short story.
One essential need for almost every teacher at the beginning of the course is to get to know their students as soon as possible in order to channel pedagogical strategies that will lead to better learning. To address this challenge, Tecnológico de Monterrey professors developed a predictive model based on machine learning that, with the help of artificial intelligence, predicts students’ grades for homework, quizzes, and even partial evaluations.Read More
A new study found that 96% of parents think that paper is essential to their kids’ learning and that their children do well on homework when they write it down by hand. The report also lists some of the benefits of reading on paper, arguing that it allows you to better concentrate on the material, which improves how well you remember and recollect it".Read More
A paper published last month in Teaching and Teacher Education claims that the digital native is a myth. The paper presents scientific evidence showing that there is no such thing as a digital native who is more tech-savvy or good at multitasking than older generations.Read More