News in August 2019

China Has Started a Grand Experiment in AI Education.

It Could Reshape How the World Learns.

 

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Date: August 2, 2019

Author: Karen Hao

Summary:

A 13-year-old was once terrible at math but decided to give a special teacher a try. The teacher is not human teacher, but AI algorithm. By the end of the semester, his test scores had risen from 50% to 62.5%. Two years later, he scored an 85% on his final middle school exam. From algorithms that facilitate tutoring lessons to surveillance systems that monitor classrooms, millions of Chinese students currently rely on AI to assist learning. Check this insightful story out to see more about what it is like to learn with AI.

Source: MIT Technology Review

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https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614057/china-squirrel-has-started-a-grand-experiment-in-ai-education-it-could-reshape-how-the/

 

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