Digital Futures for Learning 2020
"'Personalisation' for All": Artificial Intelligence in Education as a Means for Personalised Learning on a Mass Scale, and How it Ensures Inclusive Education and Sustainability
Introducing the Lesson:
In this lesson, you will be introduced to mind-opening topics which interlink in a way to shape possible digital futures in learning. First topic to be discussed is inclusive education (IE), it will be defined and explored in relation to its position against personalised-learning (PL). Next, PL is presented as:
"Tailoring of learning to each students' strengths, needs, and interests-including giving students voice and choice in what, how, when, and where they learn - to provide flexibility and support, to ensure mastery of the highest standards possible" (Aurora Institute, 2016) and demonstrated in context of Artificial Intelligence in Education (AIEd). After that, this lesson goes on to showcase how massive open online courses' (MOOCs) provide PL experiences for students, and how these experiences are viewed with regards to sustainability.
By the end of this lesson, you will have engaged with the topics mentioned above enough to have an idea and position concerning: