How AI is Transforming the Education Industry

There is a popular media narrative that AI will take over teachers. If anything, AI will be a new tool in teachers’ toolkits. Teachers spend a good portion of their time reeling with administrative burdens. AI will not replace them but free up their time to focus on what they do best – helping students grow to comprehend the world. ARTiBA explores the impact of Artificial Intelligence in Education, its future, and the ongoing AI and ML innovations in the sector.

Artificial Intelligence is not just about Robots. It is an advanced technique that customizes the experience of various industries; among them is the education sector. The advancements in AI are offering more convenient and personalized options to various learning groups, teachers, and students.

Artificial Intelligence is an emerging technology, which is changing the future of the education sector by turning the traditional methods of gaining knowledge into a comprehensive way of learning with the help of augmented reality and simulation tools.

According to a report from Artificial Intelligence Market in the US Education Sector, it is expected that AI will be growing in the education sector at a high rate during 2017-2021 by 47.5 percent. Based on a survey, Markets and Markets predicted that the global market size for AI in education will reach around $3.68 billion by the year 2023, and Market Search Engine estimated it to be worth $5.80 billion by the year 2025.

Applications of AI in the education sector

Artificial Intelligence technology is revolutionizing the educational sector in many ways. From customizable learning interfaces to digitizing the textbooks.

1. Produce ‘Smart Content’

AI in education sector is enhancing new ways for students to achieve success. The word smart content is quite popular because it makes the process of learning a lot easier. AI facilitates the students by offering a personalized smart study material by breaking down the textbook where the students can quickly understand the concepts. AI improves the learning experience by making customizable learning interfaces and digital content, which is applicable to the students of different grades. It creates comprehensive content by summarizing vital points and highlighting important lessons. Also, creates audio and video content for better understanding.

2. Virtual Learning Environment

With help of AI systems students can get an enhanced learning experience. As the platform digitizes the textbooks and gives students access on different devices from anytime and anywhere. This benefits students who are unable to attend classes directly.

3. Ease in language barriers

One of the best things about AI solutions is that they can translate the learning materials into various other languages. This will allow foreign students to study those courses that are not available in their residing countries. This in turn gives rise to an interactive community for students of various ages and grades. These aspects help students to learn much quicker and reach their academic goals in a better way.

How is Artificial Intelligence collaborating with teachers?

According to an interesting survey conducted by Ofsted in the year 2019, teachers usually spend minimal time