7 Dec 2017: Children's reading on screen: in the beginning was the word, not a hotspot. 7 December 2017. Dr Natalia Kucirkova comments on research findings about digital books and their impact on children's language learning and dialogue between parents and
27 Nov 2017: What a 21st century pre-school education looks like. 27 November 2017. Help kids get a leg up in a digital world by teaching them communication and other essential 21st century skills, according to Iram Siraj, Professor of Early Childhood Education.
20 Nov 2017: Human skills will prevail in world of AI. 20 November 2017. Rose Luckin, Professor of Learner Centred Design, underscores the prevailing importance of human skills as AI is discussed in the context of teaching. Related News. Related Case Studies.
14 Nov 2017: AI: urgent need to 'reconceive schooling' to ensure workforce not consigned to joblessness. 14 November 2017. Professor Rose Luckin comments on how Artificial Intelligence could transform education by freeing teachers of administrative tasks. Read:
7 Nov 2017: Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence. 7 November 2017. Dr Manolis Mavrikis, Reader in Learning Technologies, reviews Joseph E. Aoun's book on the age of artificial intelligence. Related News. Related Case Studies.
23 Oct 2017: Could instant translation technology revolutionise world HE? 23 October 2017. Professor Simon Marginson, Director of the Centre for Global Higher Education (CGHE) comments on the potential impact that translation systems may have on academic work.
23 Oct 2017: University professor develops robot teaching assistant named Colin. 23 October 2017. Professor Rose Luckin is developing a robot teaching assistant named Colin to help lighten teachers' workloads. With a focus on pupil wellbeing, data collected by
2 Oct 2017: Toddlers and touchscreens: a parent's guide. 2 October 2017. Dr Natalia Kucirkova writes a blog on the concerns around and possible benefits of touchscreens, and whether parents should let their children use them. Read: The Conversation. Image:
2 Oct 2017: Will robot teachers mean everyone gets an elite education? 2 October 2017. Professor Rose Luckin comments on the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on the teaching profession, arguing "I don't believe that AI should replace teachers… but if
11 Sep 2017: Scientists develop algorithm to match pupils with tutors using artificial intelligence. 11 September 2017. The UCL Institute of Education has partnered with the online tutoring platform MyTutor to harness technology to create the "tutor of the future