On 26 May, the College hosted a Teachers’ Professional Learning Day, featuring a renowned presenter, Leon Furze, who enlightened the teachers on the practical strategies for leveraging Artificial Intelligence (AI) in education. With a focus on the application of ChatGPT, an advanced language model, this PL Day aimed to equip teachers with innovative teaching strategies to enhance student engagement and foster a dynamic learning environment.
Artificial Intelligence is reshaping various industries and education is no exception. Leon Furze introduced the concept of AI and its implications for the teaching-learning process. He emphasised that AI, when used effectively, can facilitate personalised learning experiences, support student creativity and enhance critical thinking skills.
Leon Furze highlighted practical strategies for integrating ChatGPT into the classroom setting. The teachers explored how ChatGPT can be utilised to engage students in interactive discussions, promote collaborative learning and facilitate inquiry-based exploration.
One of the key advantages of ChatGPT is its ability to provide personalised learning experiences. Leon Furze demonstrated how teachers can leverage ChatGPT to create adaptive assessments, tailored feedback and individualised learning pathways for students. By leveraging the power of AI, teachers can effectively address the diverse learning needs of their students and ensuring that every learner receives targeted support.
Through the session, teachers gained insights into harnessing the potential of AI to enhance student engagement, foster personalised learning and promote critical thinking skills. By embracing technology and leveraging the power of ChatGPT, teachers can create dynamic learning environments that equip students with the skills they need to thrive in an ever-changing world.
Mr Mike Burgermeister
Coordinator of Digital Learning