Generative Age with Matt Miller
AI Shades of Gray: Cheating or Thought Partner?
In this episode, we’re joined by Matt Miller, the innovative educator behind "Ditch That Textbook." Matt's forward-thinking approach to education and his relentless pursuit to transform traditional classrooms into dynamic learning environments sets the stage for today's topic: shades of gray in the world of cheating, and the role of AI in shaping it.
The Generative Age has undoubtedly blurred the lines of what constitutes cheating. With vast information at our fingertips and tools that can automate and generate content, where do we draw the line? We will discuss the complexities educators face in defining and detecting dishonesty, the role of AI as a "thought partner," the transition from being a learning aid to an unfair advantage, and how educators can harness the power of AI to foster authentic learning. We will share insights, lessons learned, and provide recommendations for educators navigating these murky waters.