Category Archives: Education

The Technological Future of American Universities

U.S. colleges and universities are under pressure: automation, artificial intelligence, competition with schools and online learning systems. Some companies even require workers to have specific skills training and certifications – as opposed to college degrees. Online education is disrupting classic education model and colleges are still not prepared for serious changes. For example, 800 out […]

These 12 Higher Education Trends Will Improve Student Success in 2018

Statistics show that the six-year graduation rate of undergraduate students in the USA, who enrolled in 2009 and got their BA degrees in four years is only 59%. Such a small figure indicate that student success is one of the top priorities of universities in near future. The reasons for delaying completion of a degree […]

Education is crucial for equality in future work

Technology is making everyday life and work much easier, puts workers into contact with customers and allows individuals to build and promote their reputations at low cost. But will salary employment be replaced by gigs and work replaced by robots? Now a firm’s collective reputation, with the concomitant control of its employees’ behaviour, is becoming […]

Changing the Future of Education with A.I. Forever

Contemporary learning is very much archaic. Of course, education is at the highest level it has ever been and the rate of literacy worldwide is approaching 90%, but students are still grouped arbitrarily, placed in buildings 5 times a week, expected to be listening to adults speaking useful information and absorbing it. Parents have no […]

Enhancing teaching and learning through educational data mining

Enhancing teaching and learning through educational data mining Educational data mining is a interdisciplinary research area that deals with the development of methods to explore data originating in an educational context and uses computational approaches to analyse educational in order to study educational questions. How a sub-field of artificial intelligence can enhance teaching and learning? […]

Artificial intelligence in special education

Artificial intelligence in special education Artificial intelligence technologies have started to open new ways of interacting with students with special educational needs. The goal of these tools is to enhance the way children interact with their environment to promote learning and to enrich their daily life. The effective applications of AI techniques is seen as […]

Predictive analytics as a future of higher education

Predictive analytics as a future of higher education There’s a lot of focus on digital transformation initiatives in the learning technology space over the past few years. Now higher education leaders are starting to realize what technology can do for their institutions. From determining which students are most at risk of dropping out, to supporting […]

Virtual learning environments to revolutionise higher education

Virtual learning environments to revolutionise higher education Virtual learning environments have become increasingly more important within the context of higher education, mainly due to the tools which compose them and to the support they give to students, teachers and institutions. With the help of artificial intelligence and machine learning VLEs will revolutionise higher education in […]

Can artificial intelligence replace teachers in near future?

Can artificial intelligence replace teachers in near future? Artificial intelligence applications are changing our lives. While a lot of examples show how AI is already being used, there is still a lot of room for innovation and new applications. Will artificial intelligence and machine learning replace teachers in near future? Automation has affected nearly every […]

5 teaching robots of our present and future

5 teaching robots of our present and future Robots are everywhere. Humans are using robots in cleaning, cooking, practicing law, building cars and appliances. Sure, artificially intelligent robot teachers are coming to a classroom near you. We analyzed current developments in artificial teaching assistants and here’s what our present and future looks like. Jill Watson  In […]