Will AI replace teachers?
This was the subject at a plenary debate at the OEB conference just last December. I was intrigued. What arguments would the four expert speakers bring to the table?
Artificial Intelligence is surely spreading and its uses are getting more and more diverse. AI will definitely change the educational system as we know it, but will it really replace teachers?
I already had thought of an answer to this question before going to the plenary debate. And I certainly didn’t change my mind after it.
But before diving into the answer, let’s set some things straight about Artificial Intelligence, shall we?
What exactly is Artificial Intelligence?