👨🏻🎓 ChatGPT for Education
What people are saying. 📚✍🏼💡
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A lot of readers have expressed a going interest in ChatGPT’s impact on education. Here is a good resource to get you started:
Educators are mixed on a world where Chatbots proliferate and can help students with Essays among other things.
The NYC Department of Education has banned the use of ChatGPT by students and teachers in New York City schools as there are serious concerns about its use hampering learning and leading to misinformation.
The ban was first reported by Chalkbeat, which confirmed the New York City Department of Education imposed it. The organization manages the largest school district in the U.S., so others might follow with similar decisions.
Edward Tian has created a tool to help discover if an essay was written by a person or an A.I. like ChatGPT and his main target audience is teachers, check it out:
If you are a Teacher or know someone who is please share this tool, it could help:
They also have a Facebook Group especially for teachers and educators. Clearly a lot of School and education workers are concerned about these tools and their potential impact on kids and prompt-engineering, cheating and so forth.
Historically some claim that ChatGPT is an “iPhone moment for A.I. adoption” and compare it with various historical precedents. For instance, the invention of the telephone in 1876 was met with simultaneous amazement and trepidation. Is Microsoft’s Bing Chatbot the same thing though? Widely expected to go live as early as this March.
ChatGPT’s role in education is a work in progress and there are currently many active disputes.
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