Artificial Intelligence: Is it the Future of Education?

The artificial intelligence is always an exciting and hot topic in the field of education. By looking at the uses of AI in day-to-day life, it is quite smooth to believe that Artificial Intelligence can remodel the classroom ambiance. Some may claim that artificial intelligence will transform and make education way better, while others may be afraid of artificial intelligence will take over education to the detriment of teachers and students.

Let’s think about our classroom itself, we come across numerous time-engrossing tasks such as placing a convenient additional activity for students to differentiate,assisting with more creative and reviewing assessments and fascinating learning skills and finding time to work with each student and conferencing. With the use of artificial intelligence, such tasks can be made simple.

Even though we’re far away from viewing robots within the classroom, AI is building its way into education. Let’s consider the example of Grading,Artificial intelligence could assist instructors with assessing student’s grade and streamline the evaluating procedure, with the additional advantage of having the option to rapidly take the information and give an investigation to educators, so that time can be saved and utilized for more classroom interactions.

Man-made consciousness could be utilized to customize the training experience for students. Projects that utilize man-made  consciousness, can go about as mentor for students by figuring out what every student is battling with and conveying customized mediation, similarly as a teacher would. Robots could some time or another give one-to-one mentoring or training meetings to bring
struggling students up to speed. It can also help with student’s accomplishment,ensuring that every student has the chance to learn and develop, profiting by the quicker responses through AI. This sort of computerized reasoning isn’t sci-fi, either. We can hope for even more artificial intelligence in the classroom soon.

All these considered things will be useful for teachers. Teachers in the near future will be able to bank on artificial intelligence to determine each student’s need and deliver desired embellishment, rather than contributing parcel of time for separate distinctive guidance for each student.

But what will be the teacher’s role in this robotic future classroom?
Nevertheless, there has been concern expressed for what AI could mean for Education: would AI cause the substitution of educators? Numerous educators stress that man-made brainpower will either take their employments or reduce teachers to mere robots themselves. I think Teachers need not worry about robots taking over schools at any point in the near future. Man-made consciousness can teach students the skills or reinforce difficult concepts for battling students, but it can’t supplant a human teacher.
Human educators will be consistently needed to deal with the classroom ambiance and to give students the support they need. A vital part f training for youngsters is teaching them social-passionate abilities. While man-made brainpower programs have proven, that they can instruct the students to read or do the math, teaching social and emotional skills is more complex. That sort of adaptive learning needs the human touch that no one but teachers can provide.

Compiled By:

Prof. Sneha N. Gauns Dessai
(Assistant Professor,SRIEIT)