Priten Shah is the CEO of Pedagogy. Cloud, which provides innovative technology solutions to help educators navigate global challenges in a rapidly evolving world, as well as founder of the civics education nonprofit United 4 Social Change.
His book is AI and The Future of Education: Teaching in the Age of Artificial Intelligence, published by Jossey-Bass (Wiley).
In this episode, Ross and Priten discuss:
- The cloud of rumors, confusion, and fear surrounding the rise of artificial intelligence
- Defining AI and machine learning
- Why it’s important to get not only to accept but embrace these technologies
- Ethical concerns to consider
- What should schools do around teacher training?
- How AI can either solve or widen the achievement gap depending on how schools proceed
- What can teachers automate and make more efficient?
- The potential of AI that most excites Priten
Find AI and The Future of Education: Teaching in the Age of Artificial Intelligence at https://prtn.me/book
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About today’s guest
Priten Shah, M. ED, and B.A, Harvard, is the CEO of Pedagogy. Cloud provides innovative technology solutions to help educators navigate global challenges in a rapidly evolving world. He is the author of Wiley’s Jossey-Bass publication, “AI & The Future of Education: Teaching in the Age of Artificial Intelligence.“
Priten is also the founder of United 4 Social Change, a civics education nonprofit that focuses on helping teachers integrate interdisciplinary education into their curricula through animated videos, lesson plans, and innovative classroom activities.
Connect at instagram.com/pedagogycloud and linkedin.com/in/pritenhshah
About the host
Ross Romano is a co-founder of the Be Podcast Network and CEO of September Strategies LLC. He is a leadership development and performance coach for professionals in a range of industries and consults with organizations and high-performing leaders in the K-12 education industry to help communicate their vision and make strategic decisions that lead to long-term success. Connect on Twitter @RossBRomano and LinkedIn
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