The landscape of education is constantly evolving, shaped by advancements in technology and the ever-expanding digital world. One of the key areas demanding attention is the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in education. To shed light on this subject, SWGfL is hosting an online safety clinic with Ken Corish, online safety manager at SWGfL and a renowned expert in online safeguarding and children's online behaviors. With a wealth of experience in education, technology, and consultancy, Ken Corish is set to explore the nuances of Generative AI and its implications for the educational sector. The session promises to delve into several themes surrounding AI, providing participants with valuable insights and fostering meaningful discussions:
What is Generative AI?
Ken will offer a comprehensive overview of Generative AI, unraveling its intricacies and discussing its potential applications in the realm of education. Understanding the technology is the first step towards harnessing its benefits while navigating potential challenges.
Current Guidance on Generative AI
In a rapidly evolving landscape, staying informed about the latest guidelines and recommendations is crucial. Ken will share insights into the current guidance surrounding Generative AI, ensuring that educators are well-equipped to make informed decisions.
Opportunities Presented by Generative AI
The integration of Generative AI in education opens up a wealth of opportunities. Ken will explore how this technology can enhance the learning experience, facilitate personalised options, and provide innovative solutions to longstanding challenges in the education sector.
Potential Issues and Challenges
No technological advancement is without its challenges. The session will address potential issues related to Generative AI in education, ranging from ethical considerations to privacy concerns. Identifying and understanding these challenges is crucial for developing effective strategies.
The Future of Generative AI in Education
Ken Corish will look to the future, discussing the trajectory of Generative AI in education. Understanding the potential developments and trends allows educators to prepare for the changing landscape and embrace new possibilities.
Shaping a Strategy for Implementation
Armed with knowledge about Generative AI, participants will have the opportunity to discuss and shape strategies for its effective implementation in educational settings. This practical approach ensures that the insights gained from the session can be applied directly to real-world scenarios.
To facilitate engagement and meaningful discussions, this online safety clinic is limited to a maximum of 20 attendees. Participants are encouraged to share their thoughts, ideas, and questions. The use of cameras is requested to create a collaborative and participatory environment.