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Empowering Students to Develop Artificial Intelligence for Automation and K-12 Solutions

Location: Posters; Level 3, Skyline Ballroom Pre-function, Table 4

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Monday, June 25, 2:00–4:00 pm
Location: Posters; Level 3, Skyline Ballroom Pre-function, Table 4

Susan Brooks-Young   Michael Marcus   Sarah Phung   Dr. Yolanda Ramos   Adam Swift  
Teachers and students will discuss student-driven artificial intelligence (AI) projects created to assist school functions. Learn how this challenge-based program is helping students explore future careers using AI.

Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices not needed
Focus: Digital age teaching & learning
Topic: Special populations/assistive and adaptive technologies
Grade level: 6-12
Subject area: Computer science
ISTE Standards: For Students:
Empowered Learner
  • Students understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies and are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies.
Knowledge Constructor
  • Students build knowledge by actively exploring real-world issues and problems, developing ideas and theories and pursuing answers and solutions.
Computational Thinker
  • Students understand how automation works and use algorithmic thinking to develop a sequence of steps to create and test automated solutions.
Additional detail: Student presentation
Disclosure: The submitter of this session has been supported by a company whose product is being included in the session

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

Showcase the beginning of teaching artificial intelligence to high school students and possible applications in the K-12 school environment.


Showcase a student-created project for school solutions based on artificial intelligence.

Supporting research

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Susan Brooks-Young, SJ Brooks-Young Consulting
Michael Marcus, Wise County Public Schools
Sarah Phung, Egg Harbor Township High School
Adam Swift, Egg Harbor Township High School

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