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How AI is Disrupting Education

March 5, 2018

We test students today to see how much they have learned. We measure their test answers against the teacher’s questions. And sometimes we measure their scores against their classmates to see how they did relative to their peers.

But in the world of AI, this is child’s play. There is so much more we can learn about our students than their responses to our questions, and there is so much more students can learn on their own.

AI offers the hope of leading us in the right direction and is already disrupting the field of education and the way we help students learn and grow.

Kids already use AI on their phones, getting answers and directions from Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant. There aren’t too many questions that these virtual personal assistants can’t answer. And they’re part of a strong growth market for investors.

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