Create a Voice Application for Amazon Alexa
Explore and create : Creation lab
In this workshop, we will talk about how to add functionality to Amazon Alexa and bring voice-enabled technology to the classroom. We will create an Alexa skill, add content to that skill, and make it ready to publish to your device, your classroom or even the world!
|Audience:||Chief technology officers/superintendents/school board members, Teachers, Technology coordinators/facilitators|
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||We need access to a web browser, internet|
|Subject area:||Special education, STEM/STEAM|
|ISTE Standards:||For Students:
Professional Development and Program Evaluation
To build an Amazon Alexa skill for the classroom
Intro to Amazon Alexa
Build a skill
Publish skill to the world.
Noelle Silver is the senior vice president of AI solutions for ElectrifAI.net and the founder of the AI Leadership Institute. An award-winning technologist who specializes in conversational artificial intelligence and voice technology, intelligent apps and agents, and responsible AI practices, she’s led teams at NPR, Microsoft and Amazon. She’s also the founder of #Lovefluencers. Silver is passionate about mindful leadership, authentic personal branding and the ethical and responsible use of technology in business. She was recently awarded the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award for Artificial Intelligence, and is an influencer in voice and AI globally.