More Thoughts on ChatGPT and AI in Education

More Thoughts on ChatGPT and AI in Education

From Tyler Cowen: No, it is not converging upon human-like intelligence or for that matter AGI.  Still, the broader lesson is you can build a very practical kind of intelligence with fairly simple statistical models and lots of training data.  And...
Asking the Right Questions about Educational Technology

Asking the Right Questions about Educational Technology

What people think of as the moment of discovery is really the discovery of the question. — Jonas Salk When we make decisions about the technology we use in our classrooms, we very often ask the wrong questions. We think about how we can use the latest,...

Wednesday Link Roundup

Academic Publishing and the Death Instinct Chromebooks Can Do That?! Next Generation Online Learning Programs – Khan World School ‘The Bottom Has Dropped Out’: Study Confirms Fears of Growing Learning Gaps
Will Students Use AI to Write Papers?

Will Students Use AI to Write Papers?

Since the dawn of time, students have been looking for ways to get out of writing papers. How do I know this? Because I was a student who tried to get out of writing papers. I was terrible at it since I’d mostly just end up not writing the paper (Have I told you how...

Link Roundup Friday for 9-30-2022

Take a peek at this animated map showing the spread of writing worldwide over time. It’s an interesting perspective on something we all take for granted.I’m really enjoying Ryan Holiday’s latest installment in his Stoic Virtues series: Discipline is...