The New York Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against the state education department's decision to approve the Lockport school district's facial recognition system.
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Often touted as the next great innovation in ed tech, artificial intelligence could also have negative unintended consequences for schools if district officials don't prepare correctly.
February 20, 2020
Two educators who use voice technologies in their classrooms offer tips for how to use the devices for teaching and learning and the steps necessary for avoiding privacy pitfalls.
February 14, 2020
Companies like Verizon, American Airlines, Microsoft and IBM want students to learn lessons around soft skills, technology, and design thinking to prepare them for the future workplace.
February 12, 2020
Having a strong teacher in the classroom is more important than having good technology, a University of Michigan professor argues.
January 29, 2020
A new report estimates that 20 to 40 percent of the tasks teachers spend time on, including grading, lesson planning, general administration, could be outsourced to technology.
December 31, 2019
Facial recognition technology is often significantly more likely to misidentify people of color, according to a new report.
June 25, 2019
A high school in California taught seniors to work with artificial intelligence by exploring technical skills and societal impacts and engaging students in projects.
June 23, 2019
Artificial Intelligence has big implications for curriculum, teaching, learning, and district management. And it comes with its fair share of flaws too.
June 21, 2019
The ISTE 2019 annual ed-tech conference in Philadelphia June 23-26 will feature at least a half a dozen sessions that mention "Alexa" in their titles.