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Edtech companies offer free tools to colleges affected by COVID-19

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

Hundreds of universities have now moved classes online, and edtech companies are stepping up to help institutions make the transition.

Kennesaw State U. builds language-learning chatbot for diplomats

by Jake Williams • 3 weeks ago

An AI-powered chatbot developed by software engineering students could be adopted by the U.S. State Department's Foreign Service Institute.

Arizona State students design 'trash truck of the future'

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

Graduate students at ASU put their skills into practice, designing more efficient and safer trash trucks using AI and sensor-based technologies.

AI software maker donates $16M in licenses to George Mason U.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

Thanks to a donation from UiPath, business students will get free access to its robotic process automation software.

A new chatbot could help at-risk students stay in college

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

The new machine learning-powered chatbot from EdSights gives advisers key insights into the challenges students are facing and how to address them.

University tech presents growing privacy concern for students, educators

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

The benefits of technology are often publicized, but educators are increasingly questioning whether student surveillance is getting out of hand.

In higher ed, not all chatbots are created equal

by Daniel Robb • 4 months ago

Commentary: Choose technology that best suits the institution's specific needs for student engagement, just as USC Aiken has, says Daniel Robb.

Los Angeles district wants AI for 'impactful' instruction shifts

by Jake Williams • 10 months ago

The district's instructional technology director says artificial intelligence has dominated conversations internally about the future of instruction.

Stanford's 'QuizBot' helps students retain 25 percent more information

by Betsy Foresman • 10 months ago

Backed by an artificial intelligence named "Frosty the penguin," a new chatbot was shown to encourage longer study periods and raise quiz scores.

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